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Around the Watershed

Family Fun and Fish Day Returns September 18th

Fish­ing with the fam­i­ly is a great way to con­nect with each oth­er and expe­ri­ence the great out­doors! After being on hia­tus last year due to the Covid-19 pan­dem­ic, we’re proud to say that we’re bring­ing this pop­u­lar and fam­i­­ly-friend­­ly event back this year, albeit in a small­er and more social­­ly-dis­­­tanced way. The Ashokan Watershed […]

Now Hiring for the AWSMP Office

Cor­nell Coop­er­a­tive Exten­sion of Ulster Coun­ty is seek­ing an Admin­is­tra­tive Assis­tant II to work with the Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment Pro­gram (AWSMP) to pro­vide gen­er­al admin­is­tra­tive sup­port and over­see main­te­nance of the stream pro­gram office in Shokan, NY. A set work sched­ule will be estab­lished for reg­u­lar days worked with some flex­i­bil­i­ty. Occa­sion­al evening, weekend, […]

Tropical Depression Ida May Bring Flash Flooding to Watershed

The rem­nants of Trop­i­cal Depres­sion Ida will be pass­ing close to our region Wednes­day into Thurs­day. The Nation­al Weath­er Ser­vice is pre­dict­ing that many loca­tions in the Tri-State area could receive 2–4 inch­es of rain. As a result, most of the region is under a flash flood advi­so­ry through Thurs­day after­noon. Although major flood­ing is […]

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