Waning winter days
In an effort to inspire people around the world to take action in support of the planet and the natural world, a grassroots movement known as Earth Hour was launched in 2007.
As fly fishers, we all have favorite rivers. Sometimes, one or more of those rivers plays a significant role in our lives, a role that isn’t evident in the first years. For me, that river was Amawalk Outlet.
CATSKILLS AND HUDSON VALLEY, NY — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced the release of its 2019 Watershed Recreation Newsletter.
Okay, so the groundhog may have lied, or, at least, led us slightly astray regarding the end of winter. It seems that March came in like a lion with some moderate, ice-laden storms followed by cold days with lows in the single digits.
Heritage vs. heirloom gardening
Were you aware that Pennsylvania’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) has developed a plan addressing climate change in the commonwealth?
FERNDALE, NY — Sullivan Renaissance, a beautification and community development program, will host a volunteer open house on Wednesday, March 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The open house will cover several opportunities for people to get outside and become involved in the community.
BUSHKILL, PA — Join park rangers and volunteers on Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a maple sugaring demonstration at Millbrook Village in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The experience will showcase the full process from tree to table, with woodstove and outdoor cooking demonstrations. Admission is free.
Watching wildlife in the winter is a little more of a challenge than it is during the rest of the year. For one, there is the weather. You have to drive or hike to where you want to view wildlife, so let’s hope