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Around the Watershed

Help Plant Trees on Earth Day

Trout Unlim­ited is look­ing for vol­un­teers to help plant trees for Earth Day. In col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment Pro­gram (AWSMP) the Catskill Moun­tains Chap­ter of Trout Unlim­ited is orga­niz­ing a tree plant­ing project on Bush Kill, along Wat­son Hol­low Road in West Shokan on Sat­ur­day, April 21, the day before Earth Day, from […]

Taking Flight 2018 Warbler Weekend

Did you know the Catskill Moun­tains host 27 dif­fer­ent breed­ing war­blers and at least 9 more species that have been doc­u­mented pass­ing through the region? The Catskill Cen­ter is host­ing Tak­ing Flight 2018 War­bler Week­end from May 25–27 at the Emer­son Resort & Spa in Mt. Trem­per. Check out the con­fer­ence high­lights and sched­ule for oppor­tu­ni­ties to learn how […]

Spring Migration Underway

Every spring, dozens of species of land­birds migrate from win­ter­ing grounds as far away as South Amer­ica to their sum­mer breed­ing grounds in the United States and Canada. The migra­tion period is one of the most per­ilous stages in the life cycle for birds, and the wide­spread loss of stopover habi­tat where they can rest and […]

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