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Indoor Adventures near Seneca Lake

On one of the coldest days of the year, I decided it might be prudent to do some indoor exploring near Seneca Lake, our focus lake for February. I took along my intrepid mother for a museum adventure. First stop: Geneva History Museum, run by the Geneva Historical Society. Located on Main Street in Geneva, the museum “tells the stories of the city’s people and places, ordinary and extraordinary.” [Photo courtesy of Geneva History Museum:] Along with the library and research room, they had several different exhibits. Our stand-out favorite was the Discovery Room. Although we are well outside the target age of 6-12, our inn

Trees for Tribs Grant to fund Sugar Creek Restoration Project

The Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium (FLM&A) was one of ten applicants to be awarded a Trees for Tribs Grant through the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. The Trees for Tribs Grant Program supports efforts to reforest New York's tributaries, or small creeks and streams, which flow into and feed larger rivers and lakes. The goal of the program is to support communities in planting young trees and shrubs along stream corridors, also known as riparian areas, to prevent erosion, increase flood water retention, improve wildlife and stream habitat, as well as protect water quality. The FLM&A project, called the Sugar Creek Restoration Project, will improve wildlife habitat, wa

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 Branchport, NY 14418

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