ECOS: The Environmental Clearinghouse
September 22, 2021

Leader’s Favorite Walks – Albany Pine Bush

Saturday, September 25 at 10 am    Albany Pine Bush with Andy Kulmatiski           Diverse forest communities, pitch pine-scrub oak barrens, and native prairies adorn rolling sand dunes including the Great Dune. Great Dune Trailhead #8, Willow Street, Guilderland [...]


Tuesday Morning Nature Walks – Strawberry Fields

Strawberry Fields Nature Preserve Amsterdam, NY

SEPT. 28   Strawberry Fields.  Leader: Nancy Slack.  Strawberry Fields is a wonderful preserve with fringed gentians, lobelias, and a large variety of asters and goldenrods as well as ponds for water birds.  Directions: From Scotia [...]


Leader’s Favorite Walks – Lake Bonita

Saturday, October 2 at 10 am         Lake Bonita Leader TBA Lake Bonita is a 50 acre reservoir with extensive marshes and mature forest. Wilton Mt. Road, Wilton                          Preregistration is required.  Limited to 10 people [...]


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 [...]