SUNYIT volunteers to help clean up Delta Lake State Park
Dozens of SUNYIT students, faculty and staff volunteers will gather at Delta Lake State Park Saturday, May 3, from 1-4 p.m., to clean up the beach, trails and roadways. Taking part in the campus effort are biology faculty and students, members of the Wildcat Cares club and the Campus Life office.
Saturday is the third annual statewide “I Love My Park Day,” organized by the Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) and Parks & Trails New York (PTNY). There are over 80 participating state parks and historic sites, from Long Island to Buffalo to the North Country.
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