COCHECTON, NY—Farmers are invited to the free Corn Plot Field Day on Thursday, September 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event will be held on My Place Road in Cochecton, NY (follow signs to property). Participants can earn pesticide credits for NY, NJ, and PA. Lunch is provided.
Beginner and advanced poultry farming classes
On Monday, July 9, I was outside tending morning chores, when the phone rang and the answering machine picked up. I didn’t think much about the call at the time, but when I checked the caller ID, I knew. Lisa had left the message. Roger had passed.
This year’s Upper Delaware BioBlitz was held on June 29 and 30 at the Gales Property, owned by the Norcross Wildlife Foundation in Starlight, Wayne County, PA. The 63.5-acre property is located on the PA side, just downstream from Hancock, NY.
MILFORD, PA — Grey Towers National Historic Site, the former home of Gifford Pinchot, founder and first chief of the U.S. Forest Service and two-term Pennsylvania governor, offers a number of activities in July.
LAKE ARIEL, PA — Oscillation Transia Film Fest will come to Lacawac Sanctuary on Friday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m. Oscillation Transia (www.oscillationtransia.com) is a non-profit traveling films festival sharing the importance of green energy and cinematic arts.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Nationally-known planning authority Ed McMahon will travel to the Upper Delaware Scenic Byway river valley region on July 21 to speak about “The Dollars and Sense of Preserving Community Character.” The 10 a.m.
LIBERTY, NY — Ash trees in our area are under serious threat from the emerald ash borer, an invasive species. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) has partnered with Catskill Regional Invasive Species Program (CRISP) to offer “Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Trees” workshop Monday, July 16, from 1 to 4 p.m.
With summer’s heat and humidity in full swing lately, we make our way to water—the cherished Delaware and Lackawaxen rivers, as well as other lakes and streams throughout the Upper Delaware River region. Such waters are a primary reason that many of us choose to live here or to visit the area.
WEST TRENTON, NJ — The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) has announced the opening of its Summer Photo Contest, highlighting amateur and professional photography that conveys the beauty, diversity, function and significance of the water resources of the Delaware River Basin, a 13,539-square mile watershed.