Conservation on Tug Hill Webinar Series

Wednesday January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p

Register at  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZFv0H5U4SPGqoYYMLTTV9A

A three-part webinar series from the Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust and the NYS Tug Hill Commission, Conservation on Tug Hill is geared towards municipalities and landowners. Part 1, Conservation Easements 101: Fact vs Fiction, includes an introduction to Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust and the primary tool they use … Read More...

Report Finalized: Ten Years of Progress in the Black River Watershed

The Black River Initiative is a multi-pronged approach to protect and improve water quality, recreational opportunities, and communities along the Black River. The Black River Watershed Management Plan (2010), Black River 9-element Plan (2016), Black River Blueway Trail Plan (2007), and Black River Trail Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plan (2012) provide the foundation to advance existing efforts and new projects … Read More...

The Constable Chronicles

The Constable Hall Association and the Tug Hill Commission had a blast recording the “Constable Chronicles” webinar series. Thank you to Martha Murray and Peter Hayes for bringing to life the history of this remarkable family of New Yorkers! All three webinars, narrated by Martha Constable Murray, a direct descendant of William Constable Jr., the builder of Constable Hall in … Read More...

How to Enhance Transparency in Planning Proceedings Webinar – June 23

How to Enhance Transparency in Planning Proceedings
Webinar June 23, 4 pm
Public confidence in government is low. Local leaders must find opportunities to bring the public “under the tent” as it relates to planning decisions. Simply “checking the boxes” in terms of open meetings requirements is not enough to ensure that the public understands projects and their potential impact. … Read More...

New Wind Issue Paper Available

The commission has just completed a new issue paper titled The Next Generation of Wind Farms on Tug Hill. As of September 2016, there are six proposed wind farms being planned for the Tug Hill region; four are in various stages of the permitting process and two in early stages of planning. The issue paper provides answers to common questions … Read More...