NYSACC Conference on the Environment Deemed a Success

By Dean Gallea The NY State Association of Conservation Commissions (NYSACC) held its 50th Annual Conference on the Environment from Thursday to Saturday, October 21-23, 2021. NYSACC was created by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in 1971 to...
October 2021 TEAC Newsletter

October 2021 TEAC Newsletter

  NEWS OF THE MONTH FROM THE TARRYTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL OCTOBER 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________This month: Appreciate art in the park, celebrate Vegetarian Month, learn about waste-to-hydrogen, carve those pumpkins,...
September 2021 TEAC Newsletter

September 2021 TEAC Newsletter

  NEWS OF THE MONTH FROM THE TARRYTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL SEPTEMBER 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________This month: Appreciate the health of the Lakes, learn more about hydrogen, explore heat pump technology, take a hike, come to...
August 2021 TEAC Newsletter

August 2021 TEAC Newsletter

NEWS OF THE MONTH FROM THE TARRYTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL AUGUST 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________This month, check in on the health of our Tarrytown Lakes. Then rifle through your closet to find some things you don’t need...

Spotlight on Greenwashing

GREENWASHING: WHAT ABOUT HYDROGEN? By Dean Gallea, TEAC Co-chair ___________________________________ You may have seen them: Articles in popular media extolling transportation’s “Hydrogen Future”, a nod towards the “greenness” everyone associates with a fuel that,...
July 2021 TEAC Newsletter

July 2021 TEAC Newsletter

JULY 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________This month, say goodbye to single-use plastics. Plant up Tarrytown with sunflowers and other pollinators — they’re great for the bees. Add some birds to your life-list, swap something you...
June 2021 TEAC Newsletter

June 2021 TEAC Newsletter

    NEWS OF THE MONTH FROM THE TARRYTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL JUNE 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________ This month, take a tour of some of the native plant projects newly installed  on the grounds of the Warner Library,...

How To Start a Pollinator Garden

Designing a landscape with native plants in a few easy steps Planting Pollinator-Friendly Gardens One of the most important ways you can help pollinators is by adding plants that provide pollen and nectar to your garden. Planting for pollinators is planting for a...
Tarrytown Pollinator Gardens

Tarrytown Pollinator Gardens

Welcome to Tarrytown’s Pollinator Pathway! The TEAC Landscaping Committee is planting and maintaining public pollinator gardens throughout the Village of Tarrytown to create habitat for pollinators, educate our community and beautify our public spaces. We are active...
May 2021 TEAC Newsletter

May 2021 TEAC Newsletter

  NEWS OF THE MONTH FROM THE TARRYTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL MAY 2021 WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT _____________________This month, we’re pretty proud of the all-hands-on-deck approach to keeping Tarrytown — its lakes and parks, streets and...