ECOS: The Environmental Clearinghouse
September 22, 2021

Leaders Favorite Walks – Indian Kill Preserve

Indian Kill Preserve Hetcheltown Rd, Glenville, NY

Sunday, September 12 at 2 pm Indian Kill Preserve with Steve Jones Cliff-like dunes and gorges lead to a broad and beautiful creek with numerous wildflowers; some stretches are steep, others a bit muddy. Hetcheltown [...]


Tuesday Morning Nature Walks – Vischers Ferry Preserve

SEPT. 14   Vischers Ferry Preserve.  Leader: Elizabeth Collins.  An easy walk with mostly level terrain and autumn foliage and waterfowl along the old canals.  Many vines and shrubs will have their autumn fruit forming.  Directions: [...]


Connecting Children to Nature

ECOS is introducing a new program this fall "Connecting Children to Nature". This program is for children ages 6-12 (children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver), and will be led by Rebekka Henriksen. [...]


Leader’s Favorite Walks – Christman Sanctuary

Christman Sanctuary 3281 Schoharie Turnpike, Delanson, NY

Sunday, September 19 at 2 pm         Christman Sanctuary with Rebekka Henriksen 120-acre preserve known for a 30-foot waterfall and plantations of locust, cedar, spruce and pine 3281 Schoharie Turnpike, Delanson Preregistration is required.  Limited to [...]


Tuesday Morning Nature Walks – Pine Hollow Arboretum

Pine Hollow 34 Pine Hollow Rd., Slingerlands, NY

SEPT.  21   Pine Hollow Arboretum.  Leader: Sigrin Newell.  Explore various plant regions from Europe to Asia to America in a mix of woods, meadows, and ponds right here in Delmar.  Easy hiking, mostly level, though [...]