TITLE

NEWS

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Jun2006, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to nature conservation in New York State. Environmental Conservation Investigators Kevin Beiter and Karen Przyklek received a complaint about illegal shellfish at a seafood company warehouse in Brooklyn. July 4, 2006 marks the grand opening of The Wild Center and Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks in Tupper Lake. A new state law gave the U.S. Department of Environmental Conservation authority to regulate the taking of all native amphibians and reptiles in the state.
ACCESSION #
21059378

 

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