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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.

Language Assistance

How to translate DEC's website using the Microsoft Translator

  1. Click on the "Translate" link located toward the top of the page.
  2. Select one of the languages displayed in the drop-down menu.
  3. The DEC website will then open within the Microsoft Translator and be translated into your selected language.*
  4. The Microsoft Translator widget will appear toward the top left of the NYS DEC banner.
  5. You may use the Microsoft Translator widget to select and translate into additional languages.
  6. The page can be returned to the original language by closing the Microsoft Translator widget.

*DEC is not responsible for the translation provided.

English

Please call us at 518-402-8044 for free language assistance services.

Español

Llámenos al 518-402-8044 si necesita ayuda gratis en su idioma.

Kreyòl Ayisyen

Tanpri rele nou nan 518-402-8044 pou jwenn sèvis èd gratis nan lang.

Русский

Чтобы получить бесплатные переводческие услуги, позвоните, пожалуйста, по следующему номеру: 518-402-8044.

Italiano

Chiamare il 518-402-8044 per assistenza linguistica gratuita.

Chinese
Please call us at 518-402-8044 for free language assistance services (written in Chinese)
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The telephone number to call for language assistance in Korean

File a Complaint

English

New York State's policy is to provide language access to public services and programs. If you feel that we have not provided you with adequate interpretation services or have denied you an available translated document, please ask for our complaint form to give us your feedback.

Access to services in your language: Complaint Form (PDF) 299 KB

Spanish

La política del Estado de Nueva York incluye proveer servicios lingüísticos en la prestación de servicios y programas públicos. Si usted cree que no se le ha brindado un servicio adecuado de interpretación o que se le ha negado un documento disponible en versión traducida, por favor solicite un formulario de queja y háganos saber su experiencia.

Acceso a los Servicios en su Idioma: Formulario de Reclamo (PDF) 267 KB

Haitian Creole

Règleman Eta New York se pou bay aksè nan lang nan sèvis ak pwogram piblik yo. Si ou panse nou pa t ba ou sèvis entèpretasyon konvnab oswa si nou te ba ou refi pou yon dokiman tradui ki disponib, tanpri mande fòm plent nou an pou ban nou remak ou.

Aksè nan Sèvis nan Lang Ou: Fòm pou Fè Plent (PDF) 315 KB

Russian

Руководящим принципом администрации штата Нью-Йорк является предоставление услуг языкового доступа к общественным службам и программам. Если вам кажется, что вам не предоставили надлежащие переводческие услуги или что вам отказали в доступе к тому или иному переведенному документу, попросите, пожалуйста, бланк жалобы и поделитесь с нами своим мнением об этом.

Доступ к службам на родном языке - бланк жалобы (PDF) 312 KB

Italian

La politica di Stato di New York offre assistenza linguistica nei servizi e programmi pubblici. Se si ritiene di non avere ricevuto un servizio di interpretariato adeguato o se è stata rifiutata la traduzione di un documento, è possibile richiedere il nostro modulo di reclamo per comunicare il proprio feedback.

Accesso ai servizi nella propria lingua: modulo di reclamo (PDF) 266 KB

Chinese

NYS language help policy and complaint form in Chinese
Chinese complaint form

Korean

Right to complain about language access services - In Korean
Complaint form in Korean

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