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Around the Watershed

AWSMP Plants Hillslope in Chichester

This week staff from the AWSMP reveg­e­tated a large hill­s­lope in the ham­let of Chich­ester. The site was the loca­tion of a major stream restora­tion project in 2013 designed to sta­bi­lize the slope and stream chan­nel and pre­vent glacial clay deposits from enter­ing the Stony Clove Creek. As a follow-up to major con­struc­tion activ­i­ties, AWSMP planted the […]

Deep Water: Film Screening & Lecture

  Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 21, 2015, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM at the Olive Free Library, West Shokan, NY Learn the true story of how the Catskill Water Sys­tem was built 100 years ago at a movie screen­ing of “Deep Water” with film­maker Tobe Carey. The screen­ing is hosted by the Olive Free Library. The pro­gram starts at 10:30am […]

Stream Management Funds Available

The Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment Pro­gram announces the avail­abil­ity of approx­i­mately $500,000 for projects to imple­ment stream man­age­ment pri­or­i­ties in the Ashokan Water­shed. Eli­gi­ble appli­cants include local, county, state or fed­eral gov­ern­ment agen­cies; 501©3 orga­ni­za­tions; and sec­ondary school dis­tricts, col­leges, or uni­ver­si­ties. Fund­ing pri­or­i­ties include projects that: Improve water qual­ity and enhance stream sta­bil­ity Pro­tect or improve […]

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