Utilitarian Art Show Reception
Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Utilitarian Art Show Reception

Rosalind Dickinson / pottery
Howard Harrison / lights
Annie Hayes / hooked rugs
Linda Heller / ceramic plates
Susan Kukle / jewelry and floor coverings
Lisa Marie Layman / soaps
Judy Mensch / hand decorated napkins
Betsy Gude / shoulder bags
Michael Tweed / guitars

Image: Hand-hooked rug by Annie Hayes - Tillie

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CRISP Partners Meeting
Oct
18
10:00 AM10:00

CRISP Partners Meeting

  • Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (map)
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Join the quarterly CRISP Partner Meeting, share what Invasive Species work you are doing, and learn what other organizations are doing to stop invasive species.

Featured speaker, Kathryn Long of Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, will discuss "Monitoring for Feral Swine in New York."

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Inspired By The Land
Oct
6
to Nov 10

Inspired By The Land

Join us for the Show Opening: Saturday, October 6, 2p,m. - 4p.m.

This exhibit will highlight the art, writing, photography and crafts which these protected lands inspire their landowners to create. Learn more about conservation easements and get inspired by the beauty of our region.

Photo by Jim Peppler - taken at the Esopus Bend Nature Preserve - a Conservation Easement of the Catskill Center.

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Protect the Hemlocks! Fence Raising at Thorn
Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

Protect the Hemlocks! Fence Raising at Thorn

On October 6th, we will be repairing the fence that has protected our future hemlock hedge from deer herbivory. Come help us protect the hemlocks, and learn about the invasive species that are spreading throughout the Catskills, as well as what you can do to help keep your hemlocks alive.

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CRISP Partners Meeting
Aug
16
10:00 AM10:00

CRISP Partners Meeting

Join us for our Quarterly CRISP Partner Meeting, share what Invasive Species work you are doing, and learn what other organizations are doing to stop invasive species. Our featured speaker is Tim McCay, professor at Colgate University, who will describe recent findings in earthworm ecology relevant to the Northeast

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Monitoring and Managing Ash Training
Jul
24
1:00 PM13:00

Monitoring and Managing Ash Training

  • Otsego County Conservation Association (OCCA), Mohican Farms (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

MaMA is an innovative approach that provides hope for conserving ash and mitigating damage from the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), which threatens killing virtually all the ash trees in the area; training includes instruction in MaMA’s citizen-science and land-manager projects to find EAB-resistant trees.

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Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training
Jul
23
1:00 PM13:00

Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training

  • Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

MaMA is an innovative approach that provides hope for conserving ash and mitigating damage from the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), which threatens killing virtually all the ash trees in the area; training includes instruction in MaMA’s citizen-science and land-manager projects to find EAB-resistant trees.

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Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training
Jul
20
1:00 PM13:00

Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training

  • Cornell Cooperative Extension Delaware County (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

MaMA is an innovative approach that provides hope for conserving ash and mitigating damage from the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), which threatens killing virtually all the ash trees in the area; training includes instruction in MaMA’s citizen-science and land-manager projects to find EAB-resistant trees. 1/2 a credit for New York Logger Training continuing education is awarded for participation. To register, email Carla Hegeman Crim at ceh27@cornell.edu or call 607-865-6531.

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Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training
Jul
17
1:00 PM13:00

Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training

  • Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill Interpretive Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

MaMA is an innovative approach that provides hope for conserving ash and mitigating damage from the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), which threatens killing virtually all the ash trees in the area; training includes instruction in MaMA’s citizen-science and land-manager projects to find EAB-resistant trees.

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Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training
Jul
16
1:00 PM13:00

Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Training

  • Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

MaMA is an innovative approach that provides hope for conserving ash and mitigating damage from the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), which threatens killing virtually all the ash trees in the area; training includes instruction in MaMA’s citizen-science and land-manager projects to find EAB-resistant trees. The Ecological Research Institute (ERI), under contract with CRISP, is presenting a series of MaMA single-session training workshops at which attendees learn, among other things, how to establish ash mortality monitoring plots for the MaMA Monitoring Plot Network extending throughout the Catskills and beyond.

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Protect the Hemlocks! Fence Raising at Thorn
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

Protect the Hemlocks! Fence Raising at Thorn

Four years ago, the Catskill Center planted four rows of young hemlocks, as a future biological control release location for hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA). On July 14th, we will be repairing the fence that has protected the hemlocks from deer herbivory, to keep them healthy as they grow.

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Shavertown Trail Community Hike and Boot-Brush Unveiling
Jul
13
10:30 AM10:30

Shavertown Trail Community Hike and Boot-Brush Unveiling

To minimize the movement of invasives, a boot-brush station has been established by the New York City Department of Environmental Protection. Join us for the Shavertown Trail Boothbrush Ribbon Cutting and Invasives Species Walk at the trailhead on County Route 1 in Andes, just north of its intersection with Route 30.

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