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Thursday October 18, 2012
10:30 AM
Contact  Office of Climate Change
518-402-8323, climatechange@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Features a discussion about current research on measuring and projecting greenhouse gas emissions reductions resulting from land-use and transportation policies. Please register providing your community affilation via e-mail or telephone to climatechange@gw.dec.state.ny.us or 518-402-8323.

The webinar will be accessible to anyone via an internet connection and telephone. Webinar participants must use the telephone call-in number; no audio signal will be transmitted over the internet. To join the webinar, go to http://www.webdialogs.com, click the "join a meeting" button and enter conference ID 78425 in the "Meeting Login" screen. On your telephone, dial 1-866-394-2346 and enter conference call code 1982360347# when prompted.

11:00 AM
Contact  Hudson River Estuary Program
845-889-4745, x106 or email hrnerr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Paddle with staff naturalists and learn about tidal marsh ecology, Hudson River research, and challenges facing estuarine habitats. These FREE educational canoe trips at selected sites along the Hudson River Estuary are provided for the general public.

  • One trip per person, registration required. (register at URL listed above)
  • Novices and families welcome (minimum age is 6, maximum of 2 children under 16 per adult).
  • All gear provided.
  • For safety reasons, we can't allow other boats to join group.
  • Wear old sneakers or water shoes that can get wet/muddy (flip-flops come off!)
  • Prepare to be knee-deep in water.
  • Bring food, water, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and a sense of adventure!

4:30 PM
Contact  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center
rwnp@gw.dec.state.ny.us, 716-683-5959

Enjoy a one-hour program for kids featuring a different fun, outdoor activity each week. Children in grades K-5.
93 Honorine Dr., Depew, NY 14043

No registration required. Direction to Reinstein Woods.

5:00 PM
Contact  Region 9, Division of Environmental Remediation
716-851-7220, region9@gw.dec.state.ny.us

DEC is accepting written comments about the proposed plan from September 12, 2012 through October 18, 2012. The proposed plan is available for review at Dunkirk Free Library, 536 Central Avenue, Dunkirk, NY 14048.

6:00 PM
Contact  Henry Williams - DER Project Manager
(518) 402-9662

The public is invited to a public availability session, at which the results of the Remedial Investigation for the former Fulton Works Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) Site will be discussed. The availability session will be held at P.S. 372, Brooklyn, NY located at 512 Carroll Street.

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