Our staff works to engage with the community to solve and respond to key environmental challenges, reduce and make more equitable our collective use of the Earth's resources, and inspire respect for natural systems and our reliance on them.
Come to a free 30-minute presentation on Thursday, January 25 at 6pm and learn how to perform a home radon test. Then receive a FREE home radon test kit while supplies last.
Apply by January 29 to join the 2018 Master Composter Training, offered 10 evenings, February-May with dates off for holidays & breaks. Apply online or print and return an application!
When comparing heating fuels, wood has a lot of advantages. Learn about choosing, storing and safely burning firewood on our "Heating with Wood" pages.
The Asian jumping earthworm is an invasive species that endangers our forests. Find out how what it does, and how to identify and help contain these worms.
Open burning regulations prohibit burning across New York State with only a few exceptions. Be sure you know the law before you burn!
Invasive species are one of the greatest threats to New York's biodiversity. Learn about the various introduced pests that have been introduced to our state.
Last updated December 20, 2017