Join Kelly Gill, Pollinator Conservation Specialist with the Xerces Society, for this full day workshop that will focus on concepts around protecting and enhancing populations of pollinators, especially bees, in agricultural landscapes. The course will provide an overview of bee natural history and farm practices … more ...

Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District will be holding a free ‘Soil Health’ workshop on Wednesday, November 28th at the Fairville Fire Department – 2963 NY-88, Newark, NY.

This workshop is geared toward small farms, diversified organic, hobby farms and producers participating in NYS … more ...

Participants will learn about one of Wayne County’s hidden treasures. Enjoy a leisurely walk along an elevated board walk through the swamp and explore the birds and other wildlife that live there. The foliage will be beautiful too! Binoculars and field guides will be provided. … more ...

Jean Soprano, of Kindred Kingdoms Wildlife Rehabilitation will have live owls on display during her presentation about the silent hunters of the night. Then, join the Montezuma Audubon Center staff for a hike through the forest and grassland to explore the night sights and sounds. … more ...

Spotted Lantern Fly

A single adult Spotted Lantern Fly was discovered in a vehicle in the Albany District. In addition, a single adult insect was reported on a private Keuka Lake property in Penn Yan, Yates County.

The state departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Agriculture and Markets … more ...

Composting Workshop “Easy Steps to Black Gold” with Master Gardener, Barb – our Composting Queen!

Leaves, garden debris, veggie scraps and more…a few easy steps will turn these into “black gold” for your plants! This workshop will provide instruction on how to be successful with … more ...

Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District
7312 RT 31 Lyons, NY 14489
315-946-7200