Land and Conservation Easement Acquisitions: Third Quarter 2009
July - September
Addition to Catskill Forest Preserve
Location: Town of Colchester, Delaware County
Size: 264.92 acres
ID: WSP Delaware 175.06
Notes: Located off Berry Brook Road. Borders/addition to Cherry Ridge-Campbell Mountain Wild Forest.
North Branch Wiscoy Creek Stream Rights
Location: Towns of Weathersfield & Eagle, Wyoming County
Size: 0.608 equivalent miles of fishing rights easement plus two 10' wide footpaths.
ID: PFR Wyoming 11.04
Notes: The property is located east of Route 362, 3 miles north of the Village of Bliss. The acquisition includes two (2), ten foot wide footpath easements from NYS Route 362, totaling 598 feet in length.
Hoosick River Stream Rights & Access
Location: Town of Hoosick, Rensselaer County
Size: 0.296 equivalent miles of fishing rights easement plus 1.243 acres of permanent easement for parking lot, trail and canoe launch.
ID: PFR Rensselaer 31.02 & 31.04 and WA Rensselaer 31.01
Notes: The properties are located between State Highway 67 and the Hoosick River, just west (downstream) from the Route 67 bridge in Eagle Bridge.