Visit our pages to learn about invasive pests (Asian Longhorn Beetle)...

and invasive plants (Garlic Mustard).

Find resources for building & maintaining your pond.
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Find resources for building & maintaining your pond.

Learn about environmental regulations that affect you...

ways to manage your woods and other resources...

ways to manage your woods and other resources...

and so much more!

and so much more!


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.

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ReUseTreasure Hunt!

Solve a puzzle by visiting stores on the Reuse Trail, and enter a raffle to win gift cards from participating stores. Ends Nov. 15th!

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Talking in the Library!

Join your neighbors and CCE Energy Educators at Lansing Community Library on 11/12 or 11/15 @ 6pm for a conversation about energy issues affecting Lansing.

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Learn To Burn!

Download this FREE 16 page booklet (837k pdf) that covers Best Burn Practices, Buying and Drying Firewood and Wood Stove Maintenance.

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Bokashi Composting

The Japanese 'bokashi' composting method introduces beneficial microbes to stimulate natural fermentation. Learn more at this workshop on Saturday, Nov. 17th. $10/household includes starter kit.

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Invasive Earthworms

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.

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The Practical Earthkeeper

Learn about gardening workshops and events in our area, in The Practical Earthkeeper newsletter! Receive your own copy FREE by email, sign up here!

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Sharon Anderson
Environment Team Leader
(607) 272-2292 ext. 156

Last updated November 8, 2018