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January 2011
A Christmas Leftover You Can’t Eat

January 3, 2011
Earth Festival Set for Saturday, April 9

January 10, 2011
Steven Kent to Lead Winter/Snowshoe Hike at Robert V. Riddell State Park

February 2011
High Volume Hydrofracturing in Bradford County, PA To Be Discussed at Next WQCC Meeting

February 1, 2011
OCCA to Sponsor Gas Drilling Forum on February 16

February 2, 2011
Earth Festival 2011 Invites Participants, Support

March 2011
Micro Hydroelectric, Solar Renewable Energy Systems Topic of Next WQCC Meeting

March 2011
Students to Present on Micro Hydroelectric Renewable Energy Systems at Next WQCC Meeting

March 3, 2011
Get in the Game! Drop off your Kicks at Earth Festival, April 9

March 7, 2011
Road, Land Use Forum Open to Municipal Officials

March 8, 2011
Earth Festival 2011 Focus is on “Three R’s” of Waste Management

March 29, 2011
Earth Festival 2011 Lineup Continues to Grow

March 29, 2011
Pie Donations Sought for OCCA Garage Sale

April 4, 2011
Cooperstown Price Chopper Installs Bicycle Parking

April 7, 2011
OCCA, Chamber Host Breakfast Meeting on Small Business Energy Efficiency Program

April 13, 2011
Orca Schedules Third Bike to Work Day

April 14, 2011
OCCA Garage Sale Preview Party

May 2011
Presentation will Focus on Enhancement, Protection of Riparian Buffers

May 4, 2011
ORCA’s Third Bike to Work Day Is Next Friday

May 17,2011
Friends of Glimmerglass to Kick Off OCCA Nature Walk Series at American Hiking Society National Trails Day Event

May 31, 2011
OCCA Assists with Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Efforts

June 1, 2011
OCCA, Chamber Host Breakfast Meeting on Small Business Energy Efficiency Program

June 6, 2011
Volunteers Needed for Water Chestnut Hand Harvesting

June 14, 2011
Hager Celebration Dinner is July 8

June 20, 2011
OCCA Executive Director to Head Southern Tier East Regional Planning Development Board

June 23, 2011
OCCA Nature Walk Series features Two Hikes Next Week

July 1, 2011
Terry Bliss to Lead OCCA Hooker Mountain Hike

July 5, 2011
OCCA Preparing for Susquehanna Invasives Paddle

July 12, 2011
BFS Seeks Volunteers to Pull Water Chestnut Next Week

July 29, 2011
Lake Appreciation Day set for August 13 at Glimmerglass State Park

August 2011
Methods of Shoreline Protection, Permitting Process Topic of Open Meeting

August 2, 2011
Summer Birds and Neo-Tropics Focus of Hike This Saturday

August 18, 2011
Volunteers Needed for Household Hazardous Waste Day Collection

August 25, 2011
OCCA Seeks Conservationist of the Year Nominees

September 2011
COLUMN Combined Efforts Ensure Continued Success of Household Hazardous Waste Day Collection

September 2011
Styrofoam Collection, Recycling will be Available at Earth Festival

September 6, 2011
Autumn Walk at Betty, Wilbur Davis State Park is this Saturday

October 2011
OCCA Honors Area Residents, Businesses for Environmental Initiatives

October 14, 2011
Public Hearing on Proposed Gas Drilling Rules set for November 10

November 2011
Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown named 2011 OCCA Green Business

November 2011
Golden Artist Colors Honored for Otsego County Recycling Efforts

November 2011
Southern Tier Groudwater Baseline Initiative is Topic of Next WQCC Meeting

November 3, 2011
Small Businesses, Municipalities can still Reduce Energy Costs

November 8, 2011
Sosa Named OCCA Conservationist of the Year

November 15, 2011
Karen Sheckells Recognized by OCCA for Environmental Excellence

December 13, 2011
OCCA Hires Environmental Planner