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Around the Watershed

Hamlet Residents Invited to Public Meetings

Phoeni­cia and Mt. Trem­per res­i­dents are invited to attend pub­lic meet­ings to find solu­tions to flood­ing in their com­mu­ni­ties. The Town of Shan­daken is launch­ing a flood reduc­tion effort focused specif­i­cally on Phoeni­cia and Mt. Trem­per. A range of strate­gies will be tested for their ben­e­fits and feasibility. Residents are asked to bring their ideas for reduc­ing flood­ing to the pub­lic meet­ing. Residents […]

Catskill Research Conference Approaches

The agenda is set for the 2014 Catskill Envi­ron­men­tal Research & Mon­i­tor­ing Con­fer­ence. The bien­nial con­fer­ence will be Octo­ber 23–24 at the Bel­leayre Mt. Ski Cen­ter in High­mount. Researchers, envi­ron­men­tal pro­fes­sion­als, edu­ca­tors, and mem­bers of the pub­lic inter­ested in nat­ural resources of the Catskills are invited to attend.  The keynote address will be given by […]

Town of Olive Tackles Flooding

The Town of Olive is seek­ing a qual­i­fied con­sult­ing firm to com­plete local flood analy­sis and develop mit­i­ga­tion projects for the ham­lets of Boiceville and West Shokan. The goal is to model and pri­or­i­tize solu­tions that reduce flood ele­va­tion lev­els. Once com­pleted, the Town will have the infor­ma­tion needed to tap into mul­ti­ple fund­ing sources […]

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