††††††††††† Rep. Garza offered the following resolution:
††††††††††† House Resolution No. 84.
††††††††††† A resolution to declare April 28-May 5, 2019, as Soil and Water Stewardship Week in the state of Michigan.
††††††††††† Whereas, Productive soil and clean water provide daily sustenance and food security; and
††††††††††† Whereas, Soil and water are preeminent natural resources that support major economic sectors of our state including agriculture, energy, forestry, and recreation; and
††††††††††† Whereas, Effective conservation practices have helped Michigan citizens achieve a productive standard of living and quality of life; and
††††††††††† Whereas, Our future security depends upon healthy soil and clean water. Stewardship of our soil and water recognizes that each Michigander can help conserve these precious resources; and
††††††††††† Whereas, Michiganís Conservation Partnership and 75 Conservation Districts purpose is to assist individual land owners and managers to protect and enhance the statesí soil and water resources; now, therefore, be it
††††††††††† Resolved by the House of the Representatives, That the members of this legislative body declare April 28-May 5, 2019, as Soil and Water Stewardship Week in the state of Michigan. We encourage all citizens to recognize and celebrate this momentous occasion.