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Thursday September 12, 2013
 
7:30 AM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers
5rivers@gw.dec.state.ny.us
4:30 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
Contact  rwnp@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Enjoy a one-hour program for kids featuring a different, fun, outdoor activity each week. For children in grades K through 5. No registration required.

6:00 PM
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Meeting Location: Oswego Public Library, 120 East Second Street, Oswego, NY 13126

The public is invited to the meeting to learn about the remedy being proposed by DEC to address contamination related to the 68 West First Street Site (Former Flexo Wire Site) in Oswego, Oswego County. Public comments also are welcome at the meeting, and during a public comment period that runs through October 14, 2013.


 
http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/37558.html
Contact  Environmental Remediation
reg7info@gw.dec.state.ny.us

The public is invited to comment on a remedy proposed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) related to the 68 West First Street site (Former Flexo Wire site) (“site”) located at 68 West First Street, Oswego, Oswego County.  The meeting will be held at:

Oswego Public Library, 120 East Second Street, Oswego, NY 13126

NYSDEC is accepting written comments about the proposed remedy for each operable unit for 45 days, from August 30, 2013 through October 14, 2013.


 
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Public Meeting Location: Brooklyn Navy Yard, Building 92 (63 Flushing Avenue, intersection of Carlton and Flushing Avenues), Brooklyn

The public is invited to the public meeting to learn about a proposed remedy to address contamination related to the Former Kent Avenue Generating Station. Public comments also are welcome at the public meeting, and during a public comment period that runs through September 27, 2013.


7:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/press/92927.html
Contact  Region 8 Headquarters
585-226-5411

DEC announced two upcoming waterfowl hunter informational meetings: Thursday, August 29, from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., at the Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Headquarters located on Casey Road in Alabama, Genesee County; and September 12 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the Montezuma Audubon Center in Savannah, Wayne County. These meetings will focus on topics of interest to waterfowl hunters in Western New York and the Iroquois and Montezuma NWR region.

Topics of interest will include:

  • Highlights of waterfowl management and research programs at Iroquois NWR, Tonawanda and Oak Orchard Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs), Montezuma NWR and Northern Montezuma WMA;
  • Regional and statewide waterfowl news and updates;
  • Atlantic Flyway news;
  • Waterfowl population status survey results;
  • The New York waterfowl hunting season-setting process; and,
  • Tentative 2013-14 duck and goose hunting seasons.

Directions:

Iroquois NWR, 1101 Casey Road, Basom - from the NYS Thruway, take Exit 48A (Pembroke) and travel north on Rte. 77 to Alabama Center. Continue north on Rte. 63 for approximately 1 mile, turn left on Casey Rd. The office is about a mile down the road on the right.

Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 St. Rt. 89, Savannah - from the west, take the New York State Thruway to exit 42. Turn north onto Route 14 and follow for approximately 12 miles until you reach the intersection with Route 31. Turn right and follow Route 31 heading east into Savannah, about 15 miles. Turn left heading north at the blinking light onto State Route 89. The Center will be on your left approximately 2 miles from the intersection of Routes 31 and 89. From the east: take the New York State Thruway to exit 40 in Weedsport, turn south onto Route 34. Turn right on to Route 31 heading west. Follow Route 31 for approximately 12 miles to the intersection with Route 89 in Savannah. Turn right at the blinking light onto State Route 89. The Center is on your left, 2 miles north of the intersection of Routes 31 and 89.


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