Mountaintop to Tap

Media Coverage


Breakey, P. (2008, March 1). On the Bright Side: Exhibit Details Students' Trek. The Daily Star

(2007, July 25). Follow the trek of students tracing NY water supply. NAAEE weekly news email.

(2007, August 2-8). From mountaintop to city. The Gazette.

(2007, July 19). Journal trekking our Central Catskills. The Phoenicia Times, 7(14), p. 11.

(2007, July 19). Journal trekking our Central Catskills. The Olive Press, 5(14), p. 11.

(2007, Autumn).  Trek teaches students about nature, water, and themselves.  The Watershed Advocate: News from the Catskill Watershed Corporation, p. 4.

(2007, July 27-29). Walking the path of drinking water. New York Metro, p. 4.

Bennett, A. & Olney, C. (2007, August 2). On the trail. The Phoenicia Times, 7(15), p. 23.

Boshnack, M. (2007, June 26). On the bright side: Sidney students to walk to NYC for watershed. The Daily Star.

Cho, R. (2007, July 11). The Great River Row. Westchester Parent Magazine.

Collins, T. (2007, July). Mountaintops to tap. Catskill Mountain Region Guide, p. 87-88.

D’Andrea, T. (2007, Spring). City and rural kids to follow drinking water from source to tap. Riverkeeper, p. 30.

Epstein, M. (2007, July 28). 150-mile trek traces water supply for NYC. The Journal News, p.10A.

Epstein, M. (2007, July 28). Teen trek through Westchester on 150-mile environmental hike. The Journal News. (formerly at:

Matthiessen, A. (2007, July 16). Providing safe drinking water requires vigilance. The Journal News, p. 6B.

Mayer, F. (2007, July 26-August 1). Students follow water’s path from mountains to city. The River Reporter – online, 33(30). Retrieved from web site:

Newman, J. (2007, July). Riverkeeper spotlights students’ 200-mile summer trek across New York City water supply from “Mountaintop to Tap” trek. Riverkeeper Media Advisory via Green Media Toolshed.


McFarland, A. (2007, August 9). Summer Vacation with a Lesson. WABC News in NYC. (


American Rivers: Following New York City’s Water. The River Blog.

Catskill Watershed Corporation: (April 30, 2007) 27 Watershed Education grants awarded (

Epstein, M. (2007, July 28). Teens to complete drinking-water hike today. (formerly at

NAAEE: Follow the Trek of Students Tracing NY Water Supply (

NYC DEP: Students Embark on Three-week watershed trek (

Risinit, M. (2007, July 16). Walking the watershed. – The Nature of Things Blog (

The Trust for Public Land. Students trace NYC water supply. (2007, July).