ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION BOARD MEMBERS

 

Patrick Borrelli

Stephen A. Maxon

Georgia A. Morgan

Alexander Nies, Chair

 

 

 

  

MEETINGS

 

The Environmental Conservation Board meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00PM in the Mendon Town Hall, 16 West Main Street, Honeoye Falls, NY.

 

MINUTES

This section is a work in progress. As time allows, material will be formatted and posted here.

 

2017

February 7, 2017

March 7, 2017

April 4, 2017

 

2016 

March 1, 2016

May 3, 2016

August 2, 2016

September 6, 2016

November 1, 2016

December 6, 2016

 

2015

November 3, 2015

May 5, 2015

 

 

 

LINKS OF INTEREST

 

Town of Mendon EPOD Maps 

 

 

Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation:   

  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)  

           Website home page: 

 

                http://www.dec.ny.gov/index.html  

 

 

            NY State Tree Nursery – annual seedling sales:

 

                 http://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/7127.html

  

  • Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District  

            General Information:

 

                   http://monroecountyswcd.org/ 

 

 

            2011 Conservation Tree, Shrub & Plant Program

                   http://monroecountyswcd.org/Forms/Tree%20and%20Shrub/2011%20Order%20Form_page_1__2.pdf

  

  • Bird Studies Canada Great Lakes Marsh Monitoring Program – Monitoring Marshes along Lake Ontario’s South Shore 

            General Information:

 

                    http://www.bsc-eoc.org/volunteer/glmmp/index.jsp 

 

 

            Informational Presentation:

 

                    http://www.glc.org/wetlands/pdf/lakeontario/Archer_Marsh-Monitoring-Program.pdf  

 

  • Monroe County Environmental Management Council (EMC) 

                 http://www.monroecounty.gov/eh-emc.php  

 

  • Genesee Land Trust – Preserving and protecting the Rochester region’s land resources  

                 http://www.geneseelandtrust.org/  

 

  • Emerald Ash Borer Information 

           NY State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC):

 

                 http://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/7253.html  

 

 

           City ofRochester: 

 

                 http://www.cityofrochester.gov/emeraldashborer/    

 

 

           Cornell Cooperative Extension:

 

                 http://www.mycce.org/monroe/documents/EAB_web_version.pdf

  

  • Audubon Society   

           General Information:

 

                http://www.audubon.org/   

 

 

            Local chapter – Genesee Valley Audubon Society:

 

                http://www.gvaudubon.org    

 

 

            Audubon Christmas Bird Count website:

                http://birds.audubon.org/christmas-bird-count

 

 

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: 

 

  • Monroe County Residential Recycling/Recovery  

           2011 New Recycling/Recovery Program:

 

                  http://www.monroecounty.gov/des-residentialrecycling.php  

 

 

           MonroeCountyHousehold Hazardous Waste Program:

 

                  http://www.monroecounty.gov/des-hhw.php

  

 

 

Additional Local and Regional Organizations: 

 

  • 4H Club – Cornell University Cooperative Extension – Monroe and Wayne Counties  

           http://www.mycce.org/monroe/index.taf?_pageid=2&_function=&_menuid=0  

 

  • Local Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts links  

               Boy Scouts ofAmerica Otetiana Council

 

                   http://www.senecawaterways.org/

 

  

                Girl Scouts ofWestern New York

 

                   http://www.gswny.org/   

 

 

Information for Current or Prospective Land Owners in Mendon:  

  • Town of Mendon Comprehensive Plan and Maps  

                   http://www.townofmendon.org/index.php?l=t&pageStewardLink=4914   

  • Town of Mendon Environmental Protection Overlay Districts (EPODs) Booklet for Current and Prospective Property Owners 

                   Outlines how the different EPODs impact land use and provides proactive information to support informed                 

                   decisions about land use.

       

                   Under construction 

  • Mendon Foundation 

                http://www.mendonfoundation.com/

 

  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Cooperating Forrester List -- list of forestry consultants who can give a landowner considering timber harvest sound silvicultural advice (fosters adherence to the DEC’s Forestry Best Management Practices) 

                http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/46800.html

 

Parks and Recreation in the Mendon Area 

  • Mendon Ponds Park

                http://www.monroecounty.gov/parks-mendonponds.php

 

  • Lehigh Valley Trail   

          MonroeCountyInformation:

 

               http://www.monroecounty.gov/parks-lehighvalley.php

 

          Mendon Foundation Information:

       

               http://www.mendonfoundation.com/projects/lvt.html

 

        

          Trail Map: 

               http://www.monroecounty.gov/Image/LEHIGHTRAILPARK.pdf 

  • Victor Hiking Trails 

                http://victorhikingtrails.org/ 

  • Powder Mills Park  

               http://www.monroecounty.gov/parks-powdermill.php

 

            Park Map:

 

               http://www.monroecounty.gov/File/PowderMillsPark.pdf 

  • Mendon Conservation League – Sportsman club  

               http://mendonconservation.org/  

  • Montezuma Audubon Center – Savannah, NY  

                http://ny.audubon.org/CentersEdu_Montezuma.html

 

 

 

 

 


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