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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.

New York State Forest Ranger Roster for Region 9

Forest Ranger Emergency Contact:

  • 518-408-5850
  • 518-891-0235 (Adirondacks)

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Niagara and Wyoming Counties

Captain Daniel Richter, Regional Forest Ranger
182 East Union, Suite 3
Allegany, New York 14706-1328
Phone: (716) 379-6362, Fax: (716) 372-2113

Region 9 Forest Rangers
Name Location County Telephone
Lt. Shawn Plaisted
Zone Supervisor
Machias All Counties 716-372-0645
John Kennedy Clarence Erie, Niagara & Wyoming 716-250-8051
Wayne Krulish Olean Cattaraugus 716-771-7156
Peter Liebig Houghton Allegany 585-403-9574
David Pachan Jamestown Chautauqua 716-771-7180
Robert Rogers West Valley Cattaraugus 716-771-7199
Justin Thaine Angelica Allegany 585-415-1521

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