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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has added a link to a translation service developed by Microsoft Inc., entitled Bing Translator, as a convenience to visitors to the DEC website who speak languages other than English.

Additional information can be found at DEC's Language Assistance Page.

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We communicate with the public; promote citizen participation; publish print materials; produce broadcast and audio-visual communications; develop and manage DEC's web site.

Benefits to the public: Radio, television, audio-visual materials and publications (including the popular New York State Conservationist magazine) about the environment and DEC programs; an informed and supportive public; partnership among DEC and interested parties; environmental awareness for adults and youth.