Visit our pages to learn about invasive pests (Emerald Ash Borer)

and invasive plants (Garlic Mustard).

Find resources for building & maintaining your pond.
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Find resources for building & maintaining your pond.

Learn about environmental regulations that affect you...

ways to manage your woods and other resources...

ways to manage your woods and other resources...

and so much more!

and so much more!

Natural Resources

Our staff works to engage with the community to solve and respond to key environmental challenges, reduce and make more equitable our collective use of the Earth's resources, and inspire respect for natural systems and our reliance on them.

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Agroforestry

Learn how to better utilize the natural resources in your local forests and community with our agroforestry page

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Catskill Creek Watershed

The Catskill Creek Watershed Awareness Project invites you to get involved with clean water stewardship in your community. Several projects now need volunteers and we’d love to have you participate!

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Emerald Ash Borer

Learn how to identify the Emerald Ash Borer, monitor your Ash trees, detect and report possible EAB in your trees, and more, with resources we've compiled on this site.

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Multiflora Rose

Currently found in 41 states, this flowering shrub is classed among the top forest invasive plant species for the northeastern area by the US Forest Service.

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Open Burning

Open burning regulations prohibit burning across New York State with only a few exceptions. Be sure you know the law before you burn!

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Stream Reconstruction

Visit our list of links to find information on how to rebuild your stream following a flooding event, and on the advantages of creating riparian buffers.

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Contact

Marilyn Wyman
Issue Leader, Natural Resources & the Environment
mfw10@cornell.edu
(518) 622-9820 ext. 36

Last updated November 1, 2017