Using Mineral Resources
- SHOWDOWN OVER SNAKE MOUNTAIN: HOW A NEW LOCAL GOVERNMENT WAS FORMED TO RESOLVE A LAND-USE DISPUTE. LaValley III, Joseph C. // Albany Law Review;2001, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p475
Explores both sides of the Snake Mountain Mine dispute and the events surrounding the incorporation of the Village of East Nassau in Rensselaer County, New York. Background on the dispute over Lane Corporation's Snake Mountain mining permit application; Exploration on the founding of the...
- Datre, Stuart Face $100, 000 Penalty In New York State Environmental Action. // Solid Waste Report;12/1/2010, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p3
This article reports on a penalty facing two individuals allegedly involved in an illegal mining and landfill operation in Hauppauge, New York, in 2010. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) also ordered the two individuals to remove unauthorized solid waste from...
- BLUESTONE. Potter, Steven // New York State Conservationist;Aug2008, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p12
The article focuses on the collaboration between the bluestone mining industry in Catskills, New York and the Division of Mineral Resources of the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to address the environmental impact of the industry. The term bluestone refers to the stone...
- 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.
- DEC ozone advisories available from hotline. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/10/96, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p37
Reports on the availability of advisories on ozone formation from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Forecast that ozone levels likely to exceed standards set by Environmental Protection Agency.
- DEC's Dichotomy. Edinger, Frances M. // Conservationist;Sep/Oct87, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p50
Presents a letter regarding the role of Department of Environmental Conservation in New York.
- Being green and being profitable: Environmental regulation in New York. Poltenson, Norman // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;10/14/96, Vol. 10 Issue 21, p4
Editorial. Comments on the changes implemented by New York's Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Appointment of Michael Zagata as commissioner; Downsizing of the workforce; Total quality management approach; Focus on innovation to solve environmental problems; Development of...
- Scout's honor award. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);01/06/97, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p1
Commends the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and The Nature Conservancy for their signing of an agreement to pay 1.8 million dollars for 147 acres of Nassau County Boy Scout-owned land in Wading River.
- State buys 2 Finger Lakes. // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;7/3/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 156, pA9
The article reports that New York Department of Environmental Conservation has acquired two Finger Lakes that supply drinking water to Rochester.