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Hunters are required to report the harvest of deer, bear, and turkey within 7 days of take. You can report your harvest through an online form, over the phone, or on the HuntFishNY app.

Share trails, treat people with kindness, and leave things as you found them for others to enjoy.

Thanks to convenient drop off sites, consumers now have a way to ensure the collection, reuse, and recycling of architectural paint. Find drop off locations here.


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Share The Woods This Season

Most public lands across New York State are open to multiple forms of recreation, from hiking and nature photography to hunting and trapping. As New Yorkers head outdoors in search of new adventures this fall and winter, it is critical that visitors are courteous, careful, and responsible when sharing the woods.

DEC offers exciting opportunities for those looking to make a difference in environmental protection and natural resource management.