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Around the Watershed

Stream Stewardship Scholarships Available

The Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment Pro­gram announces the avail­abil­ity of Stream Stew­ard­ship Train­ing Schol­ar­ships to attend stream and flood­plain man­age­ment train­ings in 2020. A lim­ited num­ber of schol­ar­ships will be offered to munic­i­pal staff work­ing directly on stream and flood­plain man­age­ment in the Ashokan Reser­voir water­shed. Schol­ar­ships cover atten­dance at: New York State Flood­plain and Stormwa­ter Man­agers Asso­ci­a­tion Annual […]

Fall Is Planting Season with CSBI

Fall is in full swing: the leaves have changed, the tem­per­a­tures have dropped, and the Catskill Streams Buffer Ini­tia­tive (CSBI) is busy get­ting plants in the ground. Autumn is the best time to plant native trees and shrubs because the plants have gone dor­mant for win­ter; they have stopped actively grow­ing for the year. When […]

Town of Olive Supervisor Honored at AWSMP Stakeholder Council Meeting

Sylvia Rozzelle, the Town of Olive Super­vi­sor, was awarded the “Friend of the Creek Award” at the AWSMP Stakeholder’s Coun­cil Meet­ing on Novem­ber 13th. Rozzelle, who is retir­ing at the end of this year, was rec­og­nized for all her efforts in pro­mot­ing good stream and flood­plain man­age­ment for the Town of Olive. Some of her […]

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