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How can changing climate affect your home gardening efforts? Find useful resources here on climate-friendly gardening, landscaping for water quality, and more.
Is produce from your flooded garden still safe to eat? Find out more information on our site.
Keep yourself and others safe during an emergency by taking the proper precautions before consuming food or water. Learn more on our site.
An invasive species in New York state that has become a common decorative landscaping plant. Find out more here about how you can identify the plant and what you can do to help.
Visit our list of links to find information on how to rebuild your stream following a flooding event, and on the advantages of creating riparian buffers.
Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.
Last updated May 11, 2018