Eel Monitoring Training Day

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 16, 2019 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

The Hudson River Estuary Program and Scenic Hudson seek volunteers to monitor eels in Black Creek from March 16 -June 1. Volunteers will learn how to catch, count, weigh and release unharmed these important fish whose populations are declining. Your data may help biologists discover why.

Please wear warm clothes with quick dry fabric and bring a towel. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

QUESTIONS OR TO RSVP? Contact Scenic Hudson Parks Event and Community Project Manager Anthony Coneski: aconeski@scenichudson.org, 845-473-4440, ext. 273.

Location: Black Creek Preserve

Students from Mount Academy monitoring eels in Black Creek.

Students from Mount Academy monitoring eels in Black Creek.