Virtual Presentations and Programs

 

Leave No Trace Awareness Course

This 45-minute online training course will help you learn Leave No Trace best practices and prepare you to teach others .

Earn a certification from the organization Leave No Trace!

Online Awareness Course

 

Ashokan Watershed Stream Management Program

A self-guided tour of the Ashokan Watershed that can lead to prizes! Visit the website here for a PDF of the guide with a map of locations to visit. When you’re finished and are ready to claim your prize, please contact Linda Gonnella at lg457@cornell.edu

Click to access Adventure_Guide_online_-9_5_19.pdf

 

Tree Identification with DEC Forester Ian Dunn

Learn all about tree identification with Ian Dunn, Region 3 DEC Forester, as he takes us on a tour of the trees at the Catskills Visitor Center in Mt. Tremper. He also shows us the top cab of the new Upper Esopus Fire Tower which offers a great view of the surrounding area. This video was recorded by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) on Facebook Live on July 2, 2020.  Click here to view.

 

Archaeoastronomy and Landscape Archaeology
in the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley.

Glenn Kreisberg, from Overlook Mountain Center  in Woodstock, shares three short videos featuring some archaeoastronomy and landscape archaeology sites in our region.

North “Gunks” Dolmen
https://youtu.be/LpbAGIGkUsM
5:33

Shawangunk/Peekamoose Alignment
https://youtu.be/k3Naa-dl5WA
7:36

Kingston Megaliths
https://youtu.be/W5A1TKf1OTU
5:34