Spring Fish Sale Underway

The Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District now offers two fish sales a year with one in the spring and one in the fall. Each sale provides a different assortment of fish including Fathead Minnows, Largemouth Bass, Yellow Perch, Catfish, Black Crappie. In addition

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Do you have an interest in Lake Ontario?

Participate in NY Great Lakes Action Agenda

All NYS Great Lakes stakeholders are invited to participate — including environmental orgs, academic institutions, state and federal agencies, local government, individuals and other diverse stakeholder groups (business, health, recreation, planning, etc).

What: SE Lake Ontario Work Group

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Leaks Can Run, but They Can’t Hide


Are you ready to chase down leaks? Household leaks can waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water annually nationwide, so each year we hunt down the drips during Fix a Leak Week. Mark your calendars for EPA’s ninth annual Fix a Leak Week which

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National Farm Viability Conference

May 22-24 – The National Farm Viability Conference is focused on strengthening farm sustainability, building stronger and more resilient local food systems and supporting the long term profitability of farming and agri-entrepreneurs from start-ups to generational businesses.

This will be the largest gathering of professionals

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New “Devil Ducks” Video Reminds New Yorkers to Use Zero Phosphorus Lawn Fertilizer

Red rubber ducky in pond

A new video has been posted to DEC’s YouTube channel  reminding New Yorkers to “Look for the Zero”. Before buying lawn fertilizer, check the bag for a set of three numbers showing the percentage of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium. Buy

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DEC prohibits residential brush burning in NYS through May 14

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) reminds residents that with warming temperatures and dry conditions, residential brush burning is prohibited March 16 through May 14 across New York State.

Due to the lack of snow cover over much of the state and with rising temperatures

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Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District
7312 RT 31 Lyons, NY 14489
315-946-7200