Established April 2005, by the Town of Montgomery, the Conservation Advisory Council (CAC) is an advisory unit of municipal government. The CAC provides pertinent environmental information to aid in the decision making process of the governing body. The CAC is a member of the NY Association of Conservation Commissions(NYSACC).


Town of Montgomery CAC receives 2 awards for their Rain Barrel Workshops in 2012
click here to see article in Wallkill Valley Times






















                    Interested in Helping the Environment?

The Town of Montgomery

Conservation Advisory Council

has an  opening for a new member


For more information contact:

patriciahenighan@frontier.com








To contact the Town of Montgomery CAC send email to:
Conservation Advisory Council Members
Patricia Henighan
Heather Winum
Kristen Brown
Jan Kinney
Gary Leather
Curt McDermott

Workshop & Event Announcements

  • Amphibian Migrations - LECTURE ON FEBRUARY 26 Hello Amphibian Enthusiasts!   I’ll bet this unusually warm weather has you thinking about vernal pools, snowmelt, and amphibian migrations! Soon I’ll have updates and news from the Amphibian ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2017, 6:30 AM by Gary Leather
  • Funding, Jobs, Events + News | Climate Resilience in the Hudson River Estuary | February 2017   DEC Delivers - Information to keep you connected and informed from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Share or view as a web page || Update preferences or unsubscribe   February 2017 Newsletter ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2017, 7:28 AM by Gary Leather
  • Lecture on Hudson River history NEWS 2/1/17:  Moodna Creek Watershed Council Hosting Dinner with Lecture by author of The Hudson: America's River   Author and conservationist Fran Dunwell will speak on Tuesday, February ...
    Posted Feb 1, 2017, 11:48 AM by Gary Leather
  • lots of upcoming programs at CCE Many Programs  (Vegetable Schools, Fruit Schools, Dairy Day, Philly Flower Show Tour, GAPs & FSMA courses) scheduled these next couple of months See Calendars at:   Orange CCE: http://cceorangecounty.org/events ...
    Posted Jan 31, 2017, 11:55 AM by Gary Leather
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension is offering a Stormwater Management Training Series: Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM ...
    Posted Jan 31, 2017, 11:52 AM by Gary Leather
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Events Coming in 2016
  • A Presentation on how Solar can help you and benefit our environmentthis was held on April 20th, 2016 at 6:30 pm on the 3rd floor of the Village of Walden Municipal building.  Click here for more information.
  • 5th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep  - this was held on May 7th, 2016.  We once again participated in this event.  Click here for more information and photos.