“Silvopasture Opportunities for Eastern Forests: Guidelines for Woodland Owners, Livestock Producers, and Foresters” live web-based educational program, 12noon & 7pm. Must register at www2.dnr.cornell.edu/ext/forestconnect/web.htm. 570/296-3400.
"Providing Quality Habitat for White-tailed Deer" live web-based educational program, 12noon & 7pm. Must register at rnrext.cas.psu.edu/PAForestWeb/. 570/296-3400.
Another pipeline expansion is approaching the region, with the recent filing of Tennessee Gas Pipeline’s (TGP) application to FERC for its certificate of public convenience and necessity to modify pipeline and compressor facilities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Read more
"Neighbors Against Bad Bugs" informational seminar, 11am, free. breeze.msu.edu/eab-university/. 570/296-3400.
"Conserving Working Forests" live web-based educational program, 12noon & 7pm. Must register at rnrext.cas.psu.edu/PAForestWeb/default.html. 570/296-3400.
Inviting Upper Delaware River community to show & share memories of female family members who influenced you. Submit through 5/31 to Jeffersonville, Callicoon & Narrowsburg libraries at least 2 items: handwritten memory of female in apron/work clothes; an old letter from female; photo of female; & an article of work clothing from female. Collection to be displayed throughout June in Jeffersonville shop windows (Callicoon & Narrowsburg displays TBA).
County Manager David Fanslau issued the following statement: "The National Weather Service in Binghamton issued a Flash Flood Warning for Sullivan County effective through 2:15 PM. Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Bethel, Bloomingburg, Callicoon, Grahamsville, Liberty, Livingston Manor, Loch Sheldrake, Monticello, Roscoe, and Wurtsboro in Sullivan County. Read more
It’s not yet clear how the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) will react to the lawsuit threatened by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The decision will ultimately come from the four commissioners, the governors of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware and the federal representative. Read more
Any & all food, personal hygiene items & cash donations accepted at Granny's Supermarket, Mongaup Valley, and Smallwood Country Store, Smallwood, 10am-2pm. Hosted by Bethel Lions Club. Benefits Shepherd's Pantry.
In a discussion about the fine points of the Marcellus Shale in the Upper Delaware Valley, professor Terry Engelder said, “I wish it would make Narrowsburg rich, but it’s not going to.” In this region that assessment will be met with a mix of glee, disappointment and skepticism. Read more