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Macricostas Expansion

A Campaign to Expand Macricostas Preserve into Pinnacle Valley and Beyond “Each town should have a park, or rather a primitive forest, of 500 or …

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Bald-faced hornet (Dolichovespula maculata) nest suspended above the Shepaug River

WINTER divulges a PAPERY PRIZE 

A few stubborn oaks still cling to brown leaves, but for the most part, trees are rid of foliage, giving forests a different look and …

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Scientific Study

Within our Strategic Plan 2020, a key stewardship priority is to manage our lands for biodiversity.  In order to accomplish this, Steep Rock Association (SRA) …

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BUILDING BOARDWALK

BUILDING BOARDWALK

It all starts with a plan and permit when wetlands are concerned, but the latest stewardship project at Macricostas Preserve simply involved maintenance on a …

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Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey:  A Citizen Science Opportunity

Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey:  A Citizen Science Opportunity Training: Friday, January 11, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM @SRA Office (2 Green Hill Road) Survey: …

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Riffle Bioassessment by Volunteers (RBV) Program

Spring 2016 Water Bar Maintenance

Many water bars have been installed on Steep Rock trails to divert water and prevent erosion.  These bars fill with sand, leaves, sticks, and other …

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Protect Your Public Lands on Election Day

Did you know that our public lands, which provide places for recreation, water quality protection, homes for wildlife, can be – and have been – …

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A Summer to be Inspired

Steep Rock Association’s first ever Van Sinderen Intern, Karlie, shares her experiences at Steep Rock Association this summer: Starting off the Van Sinderen Conservationist Internship …

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Calling Marsh Birds

Calling Marsh Birds – Beams of mist shine from the headlights as I turn into Macricostas Preserve’s parking lot.  Wheels lightly crunch over dirt and …

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