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NYSDEC Releases Study on South End Air Quality
Marilyn Wurth

On the Front Lines - Air Quality Monitoring

"On The Front Lines" showcases DEC employees and the unique work they do. Watch Research Scientist Marilyn Wurth describe her role in the yearlong air quality study in Albany's South End, and read about Albany's South End Air Quality Initiative.

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Urban and Community Forestry Grants

$1.2 million in grant funding is available for projects throughout New York State. Awards will range from $11,000-$75,000 for tree inventories, management plans, tree planting, tree maintenance, and education programming. Learn how to apply.