Compost heap on a frosty morning. The rising steam shows that the bacterial action in the compost heap is exothermic.
Image by Andrew Dunn

Learn to make rich black compost from food and yard waste..

identify and contain invasive species...

conserve precious resources...

Flooding in Schoharie County after Hurricane Irene (2011)
Image by FEMA

and respond when disaster strikes...through resources you'll find here on our website!

Environment

Our staff works to engage with the community to solve and respond to key environmental challenges, to reduce and make more equitable our collective use of the Earth's resources, and to inspire respect for natural systems and our reliance on them.

This section will include information on composting, conservation, emergency/disaster preparedness, green jobs, invasive species, natural gas drilling, renewable energy, and water quality issues. 

Last updated April 25, 2019