Trout Unlimited Spring Planting Days in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation. April 22 through May 19 Various locations throughout New York State
Tracy Brown, Trout Unlimited, email@example.com
Trout Unlimited is working with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s Trees for Tribs program and other partners to plant more than 4,200 native trees and shrubs on priority coldwater stream throughout eastern New York this spring. The goal of the planting projects is to help improve water quality, stabilize the banks and provide shade. Local media are invited to attend the events, which will attract more than 100 volunteers.
Plantings are planned for the following dates and locations:
• April 22, 10 – 2 p.m.: Earth Day Planting on Stony Clove Creek near Ashokan, N.Y. For more details check Catskill Mountains Trout Unlimited Chapter cmtu.org to register.
• April 28, 1-3 p.m.: Arbor Day Planting at Doc Shaul’s Spring near Cobleskill, N.Y. For more details contact Mark Kugler at KuglerM778@cobleskill.edu.
• April 28, Time 11-3pm: Arbor Day Planting on the Beaverkill near Roscoe, N.Y. For more information contact Tracy Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.• April 28, 9 a.m.: Arbor Day Planting near New Russia, N.Y. For more details contact Laura Benedict at email@example.com
• April 29, 9 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Arbor Day Planting on Schoharie Creek near the Carr Road bridge off of 23A near Jewett, N.Y. For more details contact Samantha Root at (518) 622-3620 x104 or Samantha@gcswcd.com.
• April 29, Time TBD: Arbor Day Planting on the Amawalk River near Katonah, N.Y. Contact Andrew Rafter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• May 1-19, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. every weekday: Trout in Classroom releases and planting events at Ward Pond Ridge Reserve near Cross River, N.Y. Contact Lillit Genovesi at email@example.com
• May 2, 9 a.m.: Arbor Day Planting near Westport, N.Y. Contact Laura Benedict at firstname.lastname@example.org
• May 6, 11 a.m.-3:00 p.m.: Arbor Day Planting on East Branch Delaware River near Halcottsville, N.Y. Contact Tracy Brown at email@example.com.
• May 19, 8:30 a.m.: Third annual Seedling Pot Up Event at Saratoga Springs Nursery in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Contact Sarah Walsh at Sarah.Walsh@dec.ny.gov