Upcoming Events!

Important events & dates in 2018:

Our partners will list meetings, updates, workshops, and other notices here as they arise. Your contributions to this list are most welcome. Please send your news & updates to Megan Pistolese, megan.pistolese@tnc.org, include a date/location/description/contact for events, thank you. 

PRISM Partner Meeting Schedule: Our PRISM partners have decided to meet on a bi-monthly basis. We will continue to meet the third week of every other month and alternate between Wednesdays and Thursdays. For information on upcoming meetings and locations, please contact Rob Williams, the PRISM Coordinator at rwilliams@tnc.org.

Regional Invasive Species & Climate Change webinar- How Invasive Species Interact with Other Forms of Global Change: Thursday, January 18th, from 12pm-1pm.  Join Dr. Jenica Allen, Assistant Professor at the University of New Hampshire, as she talks about the additive, synergistic, and antagonistic effects of co-occurring global change and invasion. This webinar is presented by the Northeast Regional Invasive Species and Climate Change Management Network. To join webinar CLICK HERE .

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Awareness Snowshoe Hike: Saturday, January 20th 10am-2pm located at 398 State Route 69 in Amboy, NY 13493.   Look for a Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust (THTLT) sandwich board that will be posted at the entrance. Explore protected land in Amboy, Oswego County &  learn about hemlock woolly adelgid and other invasive critters in NYS forests.Please RSVP by contacting the THTLT Community Programs Manager Lianna Lee at 315.779.2239 or email tughilloutreach@nnymail.com. CLICK HERE for event details.(This event was previously scheduled for the 13th but was postponed until the 20th due to inclement weather).

Case Studies in Response to and Management of Invasive Mussel Infestations Webinar: January 19th 1: 30pm-3pm. Hosted by the Invasive Mussel Collaborative, the webinar examines methods, decision-making techniques, and lessons learned. For more details and to register CLICK HERE

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Workshop: Saturday, January 27th 1pm-3: 45 pm at the Delta Lake State Park located at 8797 NY-46, Rome, NY 13440. Learn about the invasive forest pest hemlock woolly adelgid and how you can help stop its spread. For more information and to register contact Megan Pistolese, 315-387-3600 x7724, megan.pistolese@tnc.org.Workshop Flyer.

Save the River 29th Annual Winter Environmental Conference: Saturday, February 3 9:30am-4pm at the 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel in Clayton, NY. For more information, contact Save the River at 315-686 2010, info@savetheriver.org. To Register Click Here   Commissioner Lana Pollack to address water levels, Plan 2014 at this conference. View Press Release

Tug Hill Commission’s 29th Annual Local Government Conference– Thursday, March 29th 7:30am-4pm at JCC in WatertownEvent schedule and registration.

New York State Wetlands Forum 2018 Annual Conference: Tuesday, April 10th – Wednesday, April 11th. To submit a presentation abstract for approval contact Chris Einstein, ceinstein@chacompanies.com, 518-453-4522. Abstract submission deadline is January, 12th, 2018.  Registration info will be posted HERE in the near future. For more details view:  NYS Wetlands Forum

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Surveys: Hosted by the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy and Jamestown Community College. Survey sites are located along various state forests and preserves in Western New York. For more details CLICK HERE.