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Visit OCWC this weekend at the LeRoy Oatka Festival

      Stop by our booth at the 29th annual LeRoy Oatka Festival, July 15th & 16! We will have our ever popular macro-invertebrate display, and you can see what projects we have been up to lately. You can find us along the walk in front of the Woodward Memorial Library. Village of LeRoy […]

Another Storm Drain Marking Event in LeRoy!

iMapInvasives Training Workshop – July 12

Pete received this information on a summer workshop to learn about some technology in the fight against invasive species in New York State. Come hangout at the Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge to learn what you can do. It’s FREE and the cool tool also works on your smartphone! iMapInvasives Training Workshop  CALLING ALL CITIZEN SCIENTISTS, […]

More info for Saturday Tree Planting at GCV&M

Melissa gave us the specifics for Saturday’s event: Hello All, Thank you for your interest in joining Genesee Country Village & Museum for our Trees for Tributaries tree planting event on Saturday, May 6.  Here are some additional details for the day. We will meet at 9 AM on the museum’s Oatka Property (entrance directly […]

Get Ready!

Come help plant trees along the Oatka Creek this Saturday. Join us at the Genesee Country Village & Museum where we’re restoring an area where trees had to be taken down due to damage by Emerald Ash Borer. Where? Genesee Country Village & Museum Property on the north side of Flint Hill Road, Mumford NY […]

Earth Day Tree Check Cancelled for Tomorrow

Because of all the recent rain, Maureen & Steve thought they would go check out the water level situation at the Oatka Creek Park planting site. Maureen reports: “Large ash have fallen on the path to the old bridge and from there the path to the bridge is completely under water.  You can go overland […]

Earth Day Tree Check

Maintenance of the Trees for Tribs planting sites is important to the long term success of the planting. Join us this weekend for a health check of the site in Oatka Park. Time and Place: Oatka Creek Park from 9AM-Noon  (unless we have heavy rain showers!) Where to Park: Fishing Access Parking Lot off Union […]

Come Help Plant Trees Along the Oatka!

The OCWC is again partnering with Genesee Country Village and Museum for Trees for Tribs project along the Creek. From our friends at the museum: Check back often for updates!

Thank You!

Thanks to all the folks that helped out on Saturday morning marking storm drains in LeRoy. We marked a good portion of the drains in the Jersey Side neighborhood, and will be organizing other work sessions to continue the project throughout the Village. A big thanks also to our funding sponsors, Genesee SWCD and the […]

Reminder – LeRoy Storm Drain Marking this Saturday – April 15