Grouse Hunter Survey
- DEC asking hunters to survey ruffed grouse this fall. Lynch, Mike // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;10/6/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 236, p16
The article reports that the Department of Environmental Conservation urges hunters to participate in the ruffed grouse survey in New York
- Future of hydrofracking still up in air, DEC says. Miner, Dan // Buffalo Law Journal;9/6/2012, Vol. 84 Issue 72, p4
The article reports that the study that determines the future of hydrofracking in New York is expected to be completed by the state's Department of Environmental Conservation before January 2013.
- The eagles have landed. Lynch, Mike // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;6/26/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 150, pB1
The article presents the field work on eagles led by Peter Nye, the endangered species unit leader with the Adirondacks Department of Environmental Conservation, on the productivity study which involves the counting of eagles born in spring season. Nye and the rest of the team have found out...
- VIRTUAL HUNTING. Jones, Wayne // New York State Conservationist;Aug2000, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p10
Describes a program launched by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) as of August 2000. Virtual hunting experiences provided to help teach the principles of safe and responsible hunting; Questions frequently asked about hunting; Basic rules of firearms safety taught to...
- NEWS. // New York State Conservationist;Apr2006, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p29
The article presents updates on environment conservation in New York. Conservationist magazine will be launching the I Love the Conservationist Sweepstakes which features giveaways for the sportsman, hiker, skier and family camper. The Department of Environmental Conservation plans to begin a...
- The Great State of Hunting. Batcheller, Gordon R. // New York State Conservationist;Feb2013, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p2
The author discusses hunting opportunities in New York State. Aside from squirrels, he shares that hunters may go for wild turkey and deer depending on the season. He discloses that the state is considered as the ninth most popular hunting destination in the U.S., with an estimated 823,000...
- WILDLIFE HEALTH CORNER: A Look at Lead Poisoning in Bald Eagles. Hynes, Kevin // New York State Conservationist;Feb2014, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p27
The article discusses the plight of the bald eagles which face an unrecognized toxic threat from ingesting lead ammunition. Particular focus is given to the efforts of the Wildlife Health Unit (WHU) of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in diagnosing eagles that have died from...
- Early sturgeon data from Hudson show unexpected results. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/9/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 23, p7
The article presents a research by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) which is aimed at tagging Atlantic sturgeon with satellite and sonic devices to track migration and spawning patterns in Hudson River, New York. According to the research, sturgeon Minerva...
- Have You Seen a Mute Swan? // New York State Conservationist;Jun2005, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p29
Reports on a mute swan study conducted by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation and the Cornell University in Ithaca in May 2004. Objectives of the study; Use of white neck collars on the swans; Encouragement of sighting report for swans with the collar among local residents.