Apr. 27, 2015 meeting

PDFs: Agenda / Minutes

Skaneateles Conservation Area Advisory Committee meeting agenda

Monday, April 27, 2015

  • Boy Scout Projects. Marcellus Troop 66 Scoutmaster Brian Winoski will attend to discuss:
    • Guppy Falls overlook railing. Eagle candidate Matt Winoski will present his written plan for our approval.
    • Federal Farm observation deck steps (northern approach) Eagle project.
    • Three planting. Thanks!
    • Trail distance measuring for maps.
  • Tree-planting report and plans. See 2015 tree planting.
    • About 250 bare-root tree seedlings have been planted this Spring so far
    • About 150 bare-root tree seedlings will be planted next month.
  • Trail marking, naming, and mapping.
    • Many trails have the same color blazes and no other clear identifier to distinguish them from each other.
    • Open trails have no markers.
    • Names for trails and “blocks” or “fields” and markers for them could help for management planning purposes.
  • Fishing derby plans.
  • HGCNY tours will feature problem areas and solutions including wildflower and forest restoration:
    • June 13th at 10 AM (with Greg McGee)
    • June 20th at 10 AM
  • Turkey season signs.