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Esopus Creek News Now Available

The win­ter edi­tion of the Eso­pus Creek News is now avail­able online and for the first time, is acces­si­ble for read­ers with a print impair­ment. The AWSMP worked with Stephanie Black­man Design in Chich­ester, NY to make our newslet­ter more acces­si­ble. If you expe­ri­ence any issues read­ing the newslet­ter, please let us know. We are […]

Informational Sessions for Proposed Hydroelectric Generation Station Scheduled

Recent­ly, Pre­mi­um Ener­gy Hold­ings has pro­posed plans to con­struct a pumped stor­age hydro­elec­tric gen­er­at­ing sta­tion near the Ashokan Reser­voir. Two info ses­sions on this top­ic have been sched­uled for next week. One ses­sion will be host­ed by the Phoeni­cia Library on Tues­day, March 16 start­ing at 7:00 p.m. and oth­er will be host­ed by the […]

Catskill Visitor Use Survey Open Through March 19

The NYS Depart­ment of Envi­ron­men­tal Con­ser­va­tion (NYSDEC) and the Catskill Advi­so­ry Group have devel­oped a sur­vey to help bet­ter deter­mine the cur­rent and future needs of the Catskill Park. The sur­vey seeks to deter­mine how peo­ple are cur­rent­ly using the Catskill Park and the chal­lenges that the region faces. Ques­tions con­cern­ing trail use, over­crowd­ing, parking, […]

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