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Go Green As You Go Back to School

As schools across the state start the year, there are so many ways they can become greener. Committing to more recycling is a great way to start.

View more actions you can take to green your school year.

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DECinfo Locator

This interactive map lets you access many DEC documents and other public data about the environmental quality of specific sites in NYS, as well as information about sites for outdoor recreation. More than 50 data layers are available.