ECOS: The Environmental Clearinghouse
October 20, 2021

Tuesday Morning Nature Walks – Thatcher Park

Thacher Park Nature Center 87 Nature Center Way, Voorheesville, NY

OCT. 5   Nature Center Trails at Thacher Park.  Leader: Nancy Engel.  Enjoy fall foliage and late blooming wildflowers on trails through fields and forest. We’ll also visit the native plant gardens at the Nature Center [...]


Leader’s Favorite Walks – Hennig Preserve

  Saturday, October 9 at 10 am                                     Hennig Preserve with Andy Kulmatiski Preserve contains eskers and lush hemlocks with views of beaver meadows, creeks, and ponds. Centerline Road, Town of Providence Preregistration is [...]


Tuesday Morning Nature Walks – Mohawk State Park

Mohawk State Park Whitmyer Dr., Niskayuna, NY

OCT. 12   Mohawk State Park.  Leader: Ed Kautz.  A beautiful hardwood and hemlock forest where the trails are hilly; we’ll follow the edge of a steep ravine formed by a stream that drains from Blatnick [...]


Leader’s Favorite Walks – Moreau State Park

Saturday, October 16 at 10 am         Moreau State Park  Leader TBA The park contains a lake amid hardwood forests, pine stands, and rocky ridges. Be aware this walk has almost 900 feet of elevation gain. [...]


Connecting Children to Nature

This program is for children ages 6 - 12 (with children under 10 accompanied by a caregiver) and is held in Central Park, Schenectady. The event features a hike where we will look for and [...]