Daily Archives: August 20, 2020


Wild turkey sightings are sought by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation during August to track changes in abundance and productivity over time and in different parts of the state. Participate by printing or downloading a Summer Wild Turkey Sighting Survey form and instructions. More information at dec.ny.gov. The online […]

NYS DEC Seeks Participants for Wild Turkey Sightings Survey



Hudson River recreation access for persons with disabilities is being improved by the NY Department of Environmental Conservation including: adaptive fishing equipment , beach wheelchairs, accessible docks and an adaptive kayak launch at Haverstraw Bay County Park, and Hudson River estuary curriculum for second through seventh-grade students Information about accessible […]

NYSDEC Improves Hudson River Access for Persons with Disabilities



Summer camps in New York State were not allowed to open this year, but in Pennsylvania they were, with conditions. So, out of 33 camps in the Wayne County Camp Alliance (WCAA), only five opened up. Adam Baker, co-head of the WCAA, says those those camps not only did well, […]

Listen: Adam Baker, co-head of the Wayne County Camp Alliance


River Reporter
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer was in Orange County, NY today and Rep. Matt Cartwright held a virtual press conference, both to advocate for the US Postal Service. Plus, what Wayne County Commissioners recently said about the Trump Administration’s suit over the Pennsylvania Primary, and highlights from this week’s edition […]

Listen: Weekly news update with the River Reporter’s Owen Walsh