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ECO-BULLETIN – April 24, 2016: Vol. 9, No. 10

(If the Eco-bulletin formatting does not translate properly to your e-mail, you can view all Eco-bulletin archives here: http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/home/?u=f6a14dc5b08a76f1751514109&id=910c414578) Eco-bulletin headlines this issue: DONATIONS, VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR OCCA GARAGE SALE NEXT WEEK ITEMS FOUND AT EARTH FESTIVAL DEC DENIES CONTITUTION PIPELINE WATER QUALITY CERTIFICATION TEXTILE RECYCLING UPDATE FROM RE-CLOTHE NY FREE RECYCLING FOR WOOD PELLET […]

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Free recycling next month for farm plastics, wood pellet bags

OTSEGO COUNTY – Farmers wishing to drop off used agricultural plastic for free recycling will have two opportunities to do so this spring. Collection dates are scheduled for Saturday, May 7 at the Southern Transfer Station in Oneonta, and Thursday, May 12 at the Northern Transfer Station in Cooperstown. Collections on both days run from […]

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OCCA executive director to assume new role with STERPDB

SPRINGFIELD: Next month, Darla Youngs will step down from her position with the Otsego County Conservation Association as executive director to join the staff of the Southern Tier East Regional Planning Development Board’s nonprofit arm – Tier Information and Enterprise Resources – as that organization’s operations and communications director. TIER, established in 1985 as a […]

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Collection for OCCA garage sale starts next Monday

COOPERSTOWN – The Otsego County Conservation Association will hold its annual “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” Garage Sale onSaturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1 in the Cooperstown Farmers’ Market building at 101 Main Street (in Pioneer Alley), Cooperstown. The official collection dates for the OCCA garage sale will be April 25-28 from 9 a.m. to 4 […]

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Birds are on the menu for OCCA’s next nature walk

SPRINGFIELD – Becky Gretton, co-president of Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, will lead a hike around the Mohican Farm property in Springfield on Saturday, May 14 at 7 a.m. The program is part of Otsego County Conservation Association’s 2016 Nature Walk Series. “Mohican Farm has a nice variety of birds,” said Jeff O’Handley, OCCA program director. The […]

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