BMP Cost Share/Bridge Loan Information for Logging Jobs in the NYC Watershed
Be sure to get in touch with the Watershed Agricultural Council (WAC) before you start logging to ensure eligibilty for cost share funding and/or a skidder bridge loan.
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10, Walton, NY 13856
Karl VonBerg (607) 865-7790 x 125
New York Logger Training (NYLT) – TLC Status and Statewide Classes
The NYLT Program is run by Empire State Forest Products Association (ESFPA). NYLT tracks your class participation, determines your TLC status and are responsible for the NYLT website – www.newyorkloggertraining.com. For statewide TLC classes, contact NYLT.
47 Van Alstyne Drive, Rensselear, NY 12144
Muriel Church (518) 463-1297 phone, (518) 426-9502 fax
For TLC classes in the NYC Watershed CLICK HERE.
NYSDEC Region 3 contacts:
Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan, Putnam, Westchester, Putnam and Rockland Counties
Permitting Department: Brian Drumm (845) 256-3091 phone, (845) 256-3054 fax
NYSDEC Region 4 contacts:
Delaware, Greene, Schoharie, Otsego, Albany, Columbia, Rensselaer, Schenectady and Montgomery Counties
Permitting Department: Martha Bellinger (607) 652-7741 phone, (607) 652-3672 fax
Information about NYC Reservoir Lands
New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP)
71 Smith Avenue, Kingston, NY 12561
Contact: Fred Gliesing (845) 340-7836 phone
GIS Mapping Resources:
NYS DEC Resource Mapper