Environment and Sustainability
This information resource is provided by the Village of Cooperstown and the Environmental Conservation Committee
Links we can live with:
Statement on Hydrofracking: The Village of Cooperstown’s Board of Trustees is extremely concerned about the negative environmental, economic and agricultural consequences of hydrofracking on the long-term safety of our water supply… Read More
Energy Wise Otsego Brochure: http://occainfo.org/documents/10022013EnergyWiseBrochure_000.pdf Energy Wise Otsego promotes energy conservation through public outreach and education.
TerraCycle Poster: http://occainfo.org/documents/TerraCycleRaiseMoneyandRecycle.pdf Unusual common items that are recyclable only through OCCA and TerraCycle
Recycling: Above and Beyond: http://www.occainfo.org/documents/RecyclingNewsletter_000.pdf This brochure answers the question, “What should I do with all those things that aren’t recyclable but someone else can use?”.
Climate Smart Communities: http://www.dec.ny.gov/energy/50845.html Climate Smart Communities is an unprecedented state-local partnership to meet the economic, social and environmental challenges that climate change poses for New York’s local governments.
Local Bicycle Group – Otsego Regional Cycling Advocates – ORCA: http://www.occainfo.org/ORCA.htm The mission of ORCA is to promote cycling (and Walking) as an enjoyable, safe, healthy, environmentally friendly activity for people of all ages and abilities.
“After the Storm” Brochure – A Citizen’s Guide to Understanding Stormwater: Brochure about stormwater run-off and how we can all help prevent this from polluting our streams, causing erosion, and affecting our drinking water.