WEST ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Another homeless camp has been found along the Chemung River in West Elmira, according to River Friends. Through the River Friends efforts and our community support, we will ensure the Chemung River will be beautiful for many generations." River Friends issued the following release on the camp Tuesday. Contact for this Page; NYSDEC Region 8 6274 East Avon-Lima Road Avon, NY 14414 585-226-2466 Send us an email; This Page Covers One of the highlights of the series is the May 20 program on timber rattlesnakes that features a live rattlesnake demonstration by a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation wildlife technician. Steege Hill Nature Preserve. It drains a mountainous region of the northern Allegheny Plateau in the Southern Tier of New York. ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV)- ‘Friends of Chemung River Watershed’ was notified today by Chemung County that there was some “dumping” on the Lackawanna Trail … ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – For the third time in three months a homeless camp was discovered along the Chemung River, this time adjacent to … The camp had been there since summer. The Friends of Chemung River Watershed is a non-profit group that has blazed the way in making the river not only accessible to the public but also in preserving its beauty through continuous advocacy and regular cleanup activities. Chemung River Friends will remove the debris, Pfiffer said. Friends of the Chemung River Watershed; PDF Help; For help with PDFs on this page, please call 585-226-2466. We hope this year is better than the last, and we can all gather together soon to learn more about our beautiful Chemung River. They contacted Chemung River Friends and asked the organization help with the clean-up of the site. A pair of ospreys that spent the winter thousands of miles to the south is back on a man-made nesting platform along the Chemung River in downtown Elmira, according to Chemung River Friends… Other places to explore. On July 4, 1911, the Elmira Morning Telegram reported that Guthrie and Henry were in a 16-foot “Indian Girl” model canoe on the Chemung River to Havre de Grace, Maryland. River Friends and Eagle Scouts partnered to put osprey nesting poles at Bottcher’s Landing on the Chemung River in Big Flats, and in the marsh near Wygant Road in … In late January, Catholic Charities of Chemung & Schuyler conducted a point-in-time homeless survey that indicated the … The Chemung River (/ ʃ ə ˈ m ʌ ŋ / shə-MUNG) is a tributary of the Susquehanna River, approximately 46.4 miles (74.7 km) long, in south central New York and northern Pennsylvania in the United States.