- Help! There's a Raccoon in My Chimney. Hershey, Daniel L. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec88, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p35
Reports on the assistance provided by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in handling nuisance wildlife. Animals categorize as nuisance; Agency's giving of authority to qualified individuals within the private sector to become nuisance wildlife control agents;...
- Discover New York's Wild Side. Bidell, Ellen // New York State Conservationist;Apr2011, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p7
The article focuses on watching wildlife in the state of New York. The Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) Watchable Wildlife Program is suggested as an information source on where to go to view wildlife. DEC's Wildlife Management Area (WMA) program aims to provide access to lands...
- DEC Publishes New Fish and Wildlife Brochure. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec88, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p48
Reports on New York State's Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) released of a brochure, entitled 'I Love New York Fish and Wildlife'. Funding for the publication; Main emphasis of the brochure; Information provided by the brochure.
- Here a Deer, There a Deer, Everywhere a Deer. Sauer, Peggy R. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec84, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p44
Reports on the growing deer population of New York state as of 1984. Population that outgrew the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's management goal; Success of the white-tailed deer; Reasons for the population explosion; Damage to agricultural crops from foraging deer;...
- Hooked on Horn. LaManna, Bernadette // New York State Conservationist;Oct2004, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p25
Features John Proud, a retired wildlife manager in the New York Department of Environmental Conservation and horn maker. Interest in powder horns; Information on horns in the colonial period; Characteristics of horns.
- Chronic Wasting Disease in NY. // New York State Conservationist;Jun2005, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p29
Reports on the discovery of chronic wasting disease in captive white-tailed deer in Oneida County, New York. Decision of the New York Department of Environmental Conservation to begin a deer sampling program; Impact of the disease on deer management and use in the state.
- SPARC concerned by Stewart NYS reforestation documents. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;04/12/99-04/19/99, Vol. 9 Issue 25, p42
Reports that the Stewart Park and Reserve Coalition (SPARC) has reviewed the documents transferring approximately 5,100 acres of the Stewart Buffer lands from New York State Department of Environmental Conservation as a Reforestation Area. Comments by Sandra Kissam, president of SPARC;...
- Standing Watch. Lindsley, Deming; Huss, Tim; Canfield, Tim; Hoffman, Marion; Haslun, Eric // New York State Conservationist;Oct2005, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p24
This article presents the history of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's Division of Law Enforcement. The state's oldest law enforcement organization began with a contingent of eight men appointed as Game Protectors in 1880. Protectors were granted authority to enforce...
- DEC begins project to aid state's efforts at curbing pollution. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/10/96, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p21
Reports on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's project aimed at enhancing pollution prevention efforts. Evaluation of public health and environmental risks.