Pollinator Workshop December 6th Newark

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 ...

Soil Health Workshop

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 ...

October 27: Huckleberry Swamp Hike – 10am to 1pm.

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 ...

Happy Owl-ween at Montezuma Audubon Center

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 ...

Workshop – Easy Steps to Black Gold

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 ...

Do you have a valid NY Fishing License? Free Entrance to State Fair

You can get FREE admission to the The Great New York State Fair on August 23rd and 26th if you own a valid New York State Sporting License.

DEC’s #IFISHNY staff will also be holding free family #fishing clinics at those days from 10am-2pm. You … more ...

Wayne County Fair

Join us at the Wayne County Fair on August 13-18th. We are in the Ag building. Register for a chance to win prizes, learn about Invasive Species, Ag Best Management Practices, Soil Health and more!… more ...

Empire Farm Days will take place on August 7, 8 & 9, 2018

Seneca Falls, NY. On August 7-9, 2018, Rodman Lott and Son Farms at 2973 Route 414 in Seneca Falls, NY, becomes a showcase of shiny new agricultural equipment for test driving and in demonstrations, fields with new cover crop mixes to beat the summer heat … more ...

2018 Water Chestnut Hand Pull dates

Help control invasive water chestnuts! Volunteer hours available.

“Come spend an afternoon on the water and help us remove invasive water chestnuts from our local bays and streams. Canoes and Kayaks available. Group or individual parties welcome! Please contact our office for more information about … more ...

New York Sea Grant Workshop for Shoreline Property Owners

New York Sea Grant will host a Managing Great Lakes Residential Shorelines workshop for the owners of residential property along the shoreline of Monroe, Wayne, Cayuga and Oswego counties on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, from 9 am to 12:30 pm at Fair Haven Beach State … more ...

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