Please share this invitation with your board and committee members,
and other interested individuals!
Niagara River Watershed Workshops
Saturday, January, 9, 2010
10:15 am to 12:45 pm
Grand Island Library, 1715 Bedell Road, Grand Island, NY 14072
Saturday, January, 16, 2010 9:30 am to 12 noon
Marilla Community Center, 1740 Two Rod Road, Marilla, NY 14102
Please plan to
attend one of these workshops, RSVP to: email@example.com
The Grand Island Library is
located on the north side of Bedell
Road between Baseline Road and Stony Point Road.
The Marilla Community Center
is located on the west side of Two Rod Road and is south of the intersection of
Two Rod and Bullis Roads. The Marilla Country Store is at the corner of Two Rod
and Bullis Roads.
Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper and the US Army Corps of Engineers are working together on the development of a Niagara River Watershed Management Plan. These workshops are the initial public events that will start a multi-year effort to prepare this Plan.
At the workshops we will introduce the project and attendee’s will help identify Niagara River watershed concerns, opportunities and priorities. For background information about the Niagara River watershed go to bnriverkeeper.org and click on Programs, then Habitat, then Niagara Habitat Study. For more information about watershed planning, go to www.nyswaterfronts.com/watershed_home.asp or www.epa.gov/owow/watershed/approach.html.
If you need more information or have any questions, please contact Richard Tindell, Watershed Planner, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper at 716.852.7483 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
to the Grand Island Library and the Town of Marilla for the use of their meeting
Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper is a non-profit organization whose mission for the past 20 years has been the promotion, preservation and protection of the natural and historical environments of the Buffalo and Niagara Rivers for the benefit of local communities. Visit our website at www.bnriverkeeper.org for more information.
In New York Sate the Niagara River watershed is approximately 1,270 square miles and consists of eight tributary watersheds in Erie, Niagara, Genesee, Wyoming and Orleans counties.