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UDC Awards Grants to Two Towns to Clean Up River and Its Banks

Photo: The Hawks Nest section of the NYS Route 97 Upper Delaware Scenic Byway in the Town of Deerpark offers a spectacular landscape. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) voted on May 5 to award a combined $4,431.13 to…

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Upper Delaware Litter Leaders Make Haste with Waste

Photo caption: Six-year-old Johnny Montana at the Westfall clean-up by the Matamoras Boat Launch on April 24. NARROWSBURG – Nearly 350 volunteers joined the Upper Delaware Council (UDC) starting on Earth Day to avenge the careless dumping of trash that…

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Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Encourages Everyone to “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work” on Friday, May 20th

Photo Caption: Staff at Bold Gold Media along with National Park Service Park Ranger Susie Kaspar enthusiastically participating in “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day”. Beach Lake, PA – Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River invites the public to…

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Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River to celebrate American shad and World Fish Migration Day May 21st with guided float trip

Photo caption: American shad (Alosa sapidissima) Beach Lake, PA – An ancient and impressive wildlife migration is occurring in our midst. The spring spawning run of American shad in the Delaware River is a timeless rite of spring that has…

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UDC Will Present “The Founding Fish: American Shad on the Delaware River” on May 5

NARROWSBURG — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a presentation on “The Founding Fish: American Shad on the Delaware River” on Thursday, May 5, at 7 p.m. at the UDC office, 211 Bridge St., Narrowsburg, NY. Virtual and call-in…

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a photo of a bird with his little butt facing the camera, and the text "Linking the "Fly" Ways: The connections between stream ecosystems, fly fishers, and the birds around them. Photography and Program by Holly Merker.

Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River sponsors free online program: Linking the “Fly” Ways – The connection between stream ecosystems, fly fishers, and the birds around them

BEACH LAKE, PA – Upper Delaware invites you to participate in a free online program on the connection between stream ecosystems, fly fishers, and the birds around them.  This virtual program will be presented on Monday, May 9, 2022, at…

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Sponsors Support Litter Sweep; Clean-ups to Begin on April 22

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) is grateful for the 37 sponsors who are fiscally investing a collective $6,250 in a cleaner environment by making the 2nd Annual Upper Delaware Litter Sweep a reality. As Litter Leaders organize clean-ups…

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UDC Chairperson Andy Boyar, right, makes a point to U.S. Congressman Mondaire Jones during a Feb. 22 visit at the Council's office.

“The Upper Delaware” Spring 2022 Newsletter Out

Seeks Feedback on Newsletter’s Future Photo: UDC Chairperson Andy Boyar, right, makes a point to U.S. Congressman Mondaire Jones (NY-17) during a Feb. 22 discussion at the Upper Delaware Council office in Narrowsburg, NY. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council,…

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UDC Will Present “Delaware Aqueduct Repair Shutdown Impacts” at April 7 Meeting

Photo: Aerial view of New York City’s Cannonsville Reservoir in Delaware County, NY. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a presentation titled, “Delaware Aqueduct Repair Shutdown Impacts” by Jeff Skelding, executive director of Friends of the Upper…

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“UDC is on the cusp of financial atrophy”: Delaware Currents

https://delawarecurrents.org/2022/03/15/udc-is-on-the-cusp-of-financial-atrophy/ Starved of funding, the Upper Delaware Council sees an unsustainable future By Meg McGuire Upper Delaware Council, based in Narrowsburg, N.Y., is facing a sustainability crisis. (The UDC advises upper river towns on land-use developments, reviewing them through the…

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