DEC: Get the Lead Out
- Reforms needed to get the job done. Kellogg-Barrella, Constance // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;9/4/95 Supplement, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p11
Looks at reforms needed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's Environmental Monitors Program. Absence of clear-cut guidelines for the program; Complaints about monitors; Approach to make the program more efficient.
- New ECOs. // New York State Conservationist;Feb2009, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p28
The article reports on the graduation of new Environmental Conservation Officers (ECOs) who will join the police force of the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). The event was held at the DEC Training Academy in Oswego County. The class completed the Division of Law...
- Comptroller to EPF: Give out money faster. Brown, Nathan // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;3/31/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 77, p14
The article reports on the recommendations of the comptroller's office for New York's Department of Environmental Conservation to hasten in administering the Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) in the state.
- Belleayre scoping document released. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/10/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p5
The article reports on the release of the final scoping document for the environmental reviews related to the proposed Wildacres and Highmount Spa Resort complex and the unit management plan for the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center by the State Department of Environmental Conservation in New York....
- The Ten Commandments of Firearm Safety. // New York State Conservationist;Oct2011, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p2
A list of 10 firearm safety rules from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is presented which includes keeping the muzzle pointed in a safe direction, treating every firearm with the respect due a loaded gun, and being aware of what is in front and beyond the target.
- Oswego River removed from watch list. Palmateer, Paige // Business Journal (Central New York);10/6/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p9
The article reports on the removal of the Oswego River in New York from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's list of Great Lakes Areas of Concern (AOC) in the U.S. and Canada. The Oswego River was the first AOC sites in the U.S. to be removed from the list. The New York State Department of...
- Government in reverse. // Westchester County Business Journal;9/19/94, Vol. 33 Issue 38, p4
Opinion. Discusses the various aspects of the illegal dumpsite in the town of Harrison, New York City. Environmental hazards posed by dumpsite on the property owned by Peter Gache; State Department of Environmental Conservation's stand on the controversy; Unsalability of property as a result...
- To Return A Gift To Wildlife. Nelson, David // Conservationist;Jan/Feb90, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p2
Highlights the projects funded by the Return A Gift to Wildlife (RAGTW) program of the New York Department of Environmental Conservation. Details of the wildlife stewardship program; People's role in managing the earth's resources; Legislation supporting the program; Protection and management of...
- DEC receives $2.7 million to clean up Onondaga Lake. Swinn, Brian W. // Conservationist;Aug94, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p38
Reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's awarding of a $2.7 million grant to New York State's Department of Environmental Conservation to clean up Onondaga Lake in New York State. Significance of the grant; Terms of the agreement between the EPA and DEC. INSET: Recognition for...