Japanese knotweed is a shrub-like, herbaceous perennial (but dies back to ground each fall) that can grow to 10′ in height and form dense thickets. It poses a significant threat to riparian areas.Once established, populations are extremely persistent and difficult to control. … Read More —
Education funding grants are available to provide assistance toward field and classroom conservation education. Any School District that participates in these co-curricular activities: Envirothon, Water Week (April), Agricultural Awareness Month (March), or Conservation Field Days will be eligible to obtain a 75/25 cost share reimbursement grant up to $500.00 towards … read more
Congratulations to this year’s winning team from Red Creek H.S. Pictured above are advisor -Mr. Joseph Bonanno. Back Row: Jonathan Kolb, Kathryn Smith, Matthew Ubbink, Tyler DuVall, Gracie Wright.
The Envirothon is a series of interactive competitions where schools compete with each other in soil, aquatics, forestry, wildlife and the current environmental issue. more …
Winter Woodland Walk
February 15, 2016
Lower Parking Lot, Lake Road, Sodus NY
*Try out snowshoeing
*Long and short trails for various skill levels
*Look for animal tracks and tree varieties
*Participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count
*Come and join the fun
The 2016 Wayne County Envirothon is set to take place on April 20th at the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. New for this year the district has put together a 126 page study guide for educators. The Envirothon Study Guide can be used in the classroom to… more ...
Each spring the District sponsors a conservation tree and shrub sale for promotion of a healthy, clean landscape with trees that will assist with habitat, air pollution, and aesthetics. Landscaping like a conservationist is not only practical but cost effective. Help us continue to preserve the natural resources of Wayne County and plant a tree today! PAYMENT MUST ACCOMPANY ORDER. WE NOW … [Click to Read More...]