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DEC findings validate Williams Lake Project FEIS

DEC findings validate Williams Lake Project FEIS

A major milestone in the progress of the long-awaited Williams Lake Project, proposed by Hudson River Valley Resorts, LLC for the former Williams Lake Hotel property in Binnewater, was reached on July 9. Supporters are cheering and critics crying foul as the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) issued its Findings Statement on...
Health commissioner says more time needed for fracking health review

Health commissioner says more time needed for fracking health review

With deadlines looming over the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to decide on whether or not it will allow gas and fuel companies to utilize the controversial gas-extraction drilling technique known as hydrofracking to be permitted in New York, state Department of Health (DOH) commissioner Nirav Shah said that a critical health...
Migration training

Migration training

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Hudson River Estuary Program will offer a training session for volunteers of its “Amphibian Migrations and Road Crossings” project next Thursday, March 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. at NYSDEC’s office at 21 South Putt Corners Road in New Paltz. Since 2009, more than 150 volunteers...