Make a difference in our community.

Support the ERC in our 26th year!


ERC Programs:
For a full list of our current programs, please visit our website.
ERC Film 

Environmental Resource Center (ERC)

In 2018, the ERC celebrated its 25th anniversary. W e commissioned a short film to honor this special milestone.

This film was produced by  Dark to Light . Watch it now! 
Artists Needed!

Are you an artist with nature or environmental themes?

Contact alisa@ercsv.org or 208.726.4333 if you are interested in meeting to discuss showing your work at the ERC.
Volunteers Needed!

Interested in staying involved with the ERC?

 Volunteers are needed for winter programs and events!

Contact alisa@ercsv.org or 208.726.4333 if you are interested in volunteering.
ERC Merchandise
Show your support for the ERC by sporting a trucker hat or baseball cap. Both are $20. 

Stop by the office, email (lindsay@ercsv.org) or call (208.726.4333) to get yours today.
Welcome Lindsay
ERC Hires New Executive Director 
The ERC is thrilled to announce that Lindsay Mollineaux began her role as the ERC's Executive Director on October 1. 

Before joining the ERC, Lindsay served as the Deputy Chief Analytics Officer for the City of New York, and as an Assistant Economist at the Federal Reserve and the International Monetary Fund. Most recently, she was a Farming Assistant for Kraay's Market and Garden. Lindsay grew up in the Wood River Valley and holds a B.A. in Economics from Brown University. 
 
Stop by our office - 471 Washington Ave, Ketchum - to meet Lindsay yourself! 
New Recycling Brochure
Pick Up Yours Today! 









Blaine County just released their latest recycling guide brochure. Pick up your copy at the Blaine County offices - 219 S 1st Ave, Hailey  - or the ERC office - 471 Washington Avenue, Ketchum

Further questions about recycling? Call the ERC at  (208)726-4333 or visit the Blaine County A to Z Recyclable Items  webpage
Recycling Videos
ERC Intern Creates Informational Videos  
ERC Recycling Outreach and Action summer intern, Emily Thayer, collaborated with Blaine County staff this summer to create informational videos about what can or cannot be recycled. 

Click the links to watch the videos on  plastic recycling , aluminum and tin recycling cardboard recycling , and plastic film recycling in Blaine County .

In addition to the materials mentioned above, you can also recycle non-glossy paper and newspaper at public drop off locations around the valley or curbside, if that's available in your neighborhood. 
Pesticide Action Update
Field Report
This summer, the ERC welcomed two interns,  Ty Reinemann and Jake Gorham,  to  work in our Pesticide Action program.

Throughout the summer Ty and Jake continued a noxious weed mapping and monitoring program and assisted at the Wood River Root Weevil Insectary.  They also piloted an aspen monitoring program and native seed collection project. 

Thank you to the  National Forest Foundation - REI grant for making this work possible in 2019. 

Click here to read Ty's account of their fascinating work this summer! 
Volunteer Spotlight
Thank you Sun Valley Community School
















Thank you to Sun Valley Community School Middle School students who devoted a cold October morning to improving water and soil health by removing unattended dog waste from the Adam's Gulch Trailhead. 

Students removed 353  piles of unattended dog waste from the trailhead area!! Thank you volunteers! 

Why is it so important to remove dog waste from trailheads? Click here to find out.
Community Corner
Save the Dates for These Upcoming Events
Keep an eye on this newsletter and our  event calendar  for additional happenings at the ERC and in the community!
 
Community Happenings: 
Thank you for supporting the ERC's mission of providing education and inspiring action to cultivate a healthy environment in Idaho's Wood River Valley.

Our work is not possible without you - we are incredibly grateful for your support!
      
Lindsay Mollineaux
Executive Director 
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Visit our Website: www.ercsv.org 
Call: 208.726.4333
Mail: PO Box 819, Ketchum ID 83340 
Stop by: 471 Washington Ave N, Ketchum ID 83340