When water is scarce, when wells run dry and rivers run low, we are reminded of the essential value of this irreplaceable natural resource.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The public is invited to “John Burroughs & the Spirit of the Catskills,” on Saturday, September 29 at 3 p.m. at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St. The event is an introduction to celebrated naturalist John Burroughs with Bill Birns.
SHOHOLA, PA — The Twin and Walker Creeks Watershed Conservancy’s annual meeting will have fun for all ages. This meeting will take place on Saturday, October 6, starting at 10 a.m. in the Walker Lake Clubhouse, 100 Walker Lake Rd. The meeting is free and open to everyone.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Dirt Diva, Adrianne Picciano, a professional gardener, will offer a hands-on seed saving class at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library on Wednesday, October 2 at 5:30 p.m. The course will demonstrate the proper techniques for indoor and outdoor spring sowing to get a head start on the growing season.
Fall has just arrived, and with it comes the start of the fall migration for many birds.
LAKE ARIEL, PA — There are upcoming events at the Lacawac Sanctuary for people of all ages. For the over-18 set, there’s the “Science of Brewing Craft Beer Dinner” on Thursday, September 20 at 6 p.m. at the Wallenpaupack Brewing Company, 73 Welwood Ave., Hawley. Fuel your passion for all things locally produced while helping Lacawac Sanctuary.
BEACH LAKE, PA — Superintendent Kristina Heister has announced the appointment of Andrew Weber to the position of aquatic ecologist at Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.
PIKE COUNTY, PA — Kelly Stagen, of Lords Valley, a member of the Pike County Conservation District (PCCD) Board of Directors, has been named Secretary of the Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts (PACD).
On September 12, volunteers assisted the Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District (LWWMD) and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s (PFBC) Habitat Division in constructing and installing structures meant to improve fish habitat in Lake Wallenpaupack, the popular man-made Wayne and Pike County Pennsylvania lake built in the 1920s.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — Join Sullivan Audubon on Thursday, September 13 at 6 p.m. in room B 113 of Sullivan County Community College for a program titled “The Magic of Monarchs,” led by teen member Tannar Cliffe.