Visit our pages to learn about invasive pests (Emerald Ash Borer),

...and invasive plants (Garlic Mustard),

cat tails in farm pond
Image by Sandy Repp

..find resources on building and maintaining your pond,

...learn about toxic substances in your home environment...

...environmental regulations that affect you,

Master Forest Owners Woods Walk June 2014 Del Allen's

...ways to manage your woods and other resources,

Recycling Education
Image by Holly Boname


landscape, Chemung County, from CCE-Chemung Facebook page

and so much more!


Our staff works to engage with the community to solve and respond to key environmental challenges, reduce and make more equitable our collective use of the Earth's resources, and inspire respect forĀ natural systems and our reliance on those resources.

Fields flooded by nearby Wallkill River during Hurricane Irene (2011) and again after Tropical Storm Lee, near Campbell Hall, NY, USA

Climate Change

CCE-Chemung's natural resources program helps individuals and communities make long term plans to respond, adapt to and mitigate the effects of climate change.

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Enjoying Wildlife in the Forest

Forests give us a wonderful opportunity to see and enjoy wildlife. Learn how to protect the wildlife as you enjoy it.

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Chemung County  Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Household Hazards

Chemung County provides two Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events per year, FREE of charge, for its residents. Learn more here.

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cat tails in farm pond


Find resources on building a new pond, controlling algae, and attracting wildlife to your pond, here on our site.

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Asbestos sheets


Asbestos is a common yet toxic material. Learn how to identify it and protect your home.

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Woodlot Management

Visit our section of pages on Woodlot Management for resources that can help you make your woods healthier and more productive.

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Toni Gardner
Association Community Educator
(607) 734-4453 ext 203

Last updated April 4, 2019