Students team up with Allegany County on Friendship erosion issue

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Alfred State College students in the heavy equipment operations program recently joined forces with the Allegany County Soil & Water Conservation District to find a temporary solution to the erosion of Van Campen Creek in Friendship.

According to an article by The Spectator, the creek was threatening several homes and the ACCORD building on Route 275 in Friendship. For roughly three to four weeks, Alfred State students worked on the project, helping to divert the stream away from the houses that it was threatening.

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