Tag Archive for Environment

RED TIDE

NEW YORK- New Yorkers are seeing a new environmental problem that has plagued folks in New England for a while: Red tides. And if you thought the AdirondackParkwas the only place where environmental groups here’s a look an issue affecting New York.. At the east end of a vacation getaway for many in New York…

NY ADDS 156 ACRES

DEC Partners with the Nature Conservancy to Conserve Chubbs Dock Property ALBANY, NY — In partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the state has acquired 156 acres on Southern Lake Champlain in the Town of Dresdon, Washington County that will be added to the State Forest Preserve, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe…

GOV PREVENTS INVASION

Governor Signs Invasive Species Prevention Act Keene Valley,NY- By signing the Invasive Species Prevention Act, Governor Andrew Cuomo upholdsNew York’s position of national leadership for environmental conservation, while protectingNew York’s vital farming, forestry, fishing and tourism industries. AUDIO – 072612 – INVASIVE SPECIES LEGISLATION  The new law, a collaborative effort by state agencies and stakeholders,…

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