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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Fly Tying Workshops

Learn the art of fly-tying from local experts in this 9 class series for youth and adults on Saturdays from Jan.12 to March 9, offered by 4-H and our local Trout Unlimited chapter.

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Radon Action Event

Come to a free 30-minute presentation on Thursday, January 31 at 6pm and learn how to perform a home radon test. Then receive a FREE home radon test kit while supplies last.

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Talking Energy

Join us on Wednesday 11/28 at 6pm for a free community conversation on saving energy and switching to renewables! Please rsvp to attend.

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Making Compost!

Find resources here on how to start and maintain a home compost bin! Learn how to turn food and yard waste into "black gold" for your garden!

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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 December 11, 2018