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Saturday November 2, 2013
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application with Remedial Investigation Work Plan from Delco Properties, LLC for a site known as Manhattan Cabinetry, site ID #C241154. This site is located in Long Island City, within the County of Queens, and is located at 9-03 44th Road. Comments regarding this application must be submitted no later than November 2, 2013. Click link at "Additional Information" above to learn how to comment.

The application can be reviewed at: Queens Community Board 2, 43-22 50th Street, Queens, NY 11377.

10:00 AM
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center

Can’t see the forest for the trees? Knowing how to use a map and compass is essential for safe way-finding in the woods. Forest Ranger Karen Glesmann will demonstrate how to read and understand a map and use a compass for direction, distance, scale and detail. Bring a compass if you have one, and dress for the outdoors. Space is limited. Please call the center at 518-475-0291 by Wednesday, October 30 to register.

Contact  845-889-4745 ext 109

Tivoli Bays, located in the northwest corner of Dutchess County, is a large tidal wetland surrounded by hundreds of acres of undeveloped land.

Tivoli Wildlife Management Area, Dutchess County

10:30 AM
Contact  rwnp@gw.dec.state.ny.us

What connects Reinstein Woods to the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos? In this program, learn which beautiful creatures visit both the Woods and Mexico. Registration required; call 716-683-5959 to sign up.

2:00 PM
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center

What else can you do with trash besides send it to a landfill? We'll learn some interesting techniques for reusing everyday items and reducing our waste, and we'll take a special look at composting. You’ll find out how it can be done anywhere. Using less and reducing waste helps save money and energy, so come learn more. Please call the center at 518-475-0291 if you have any questions.

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