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Thursday December 7, 2017
 
 
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/bulletins/1...
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC invites the public to comment about a draft plan to investigate contamination related to the Main and Hertel Site (Main St., Buffalo, Erie Co.), within New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program. Public comments about the draft plan will be accepted through December 7, 2017.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the draft plan and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed at: Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Library, 1324 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo, NY 14208; phone: 716-883-4418.


 
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Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC invites the public to comment about a Draft Long-Term Monitoring Plan to evaluate the completed remediation of Onondaga Lake. Public comments about the draft plan will be accepted through December 7, 2017.

A public open house also has been scheduled to discuss the draft plan: November 9, 2017 at Destiny USA, 6th Floor, 9090 Destiny USA Drive, Syracuse, NY. Two identical sessions are planned: 2:00-4:00PM and 6:00-8:00PM. Stop by at any time during either session.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the draft plan, the public open house, and how to comment. There you can also access the draft plan electronically, and learn where document repositories maintain the draft. 


9:00 AM
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Contact  Office of Climate Change
climatechange@dec.ny.gov

This Climate Smart Communities (CSC) webinar will focus on the resources, decision tools and Cooperative Extension Team from the Cornell Climate Smart Farming Program that can help farmers increase resiliency to climate change, as well as the support local governments can provide to the farming community.

Please note that this webinar begins at 9:00 AM (rather than the usual start time of 10:30 AM). Attendance at this event is only available online. Please see the URL under "Additional Information" for details on how to use your computer to connect to the webinar.


10:00 AM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/91881.html
Contact  Emily Sheridan
greatlakes@dec.ny.gov

Sub Basin work groups are working to advance projects and initiatives to achieve the goals of New York's Great Lakes Action Agenda using a place-based, ecosystem-based management approach.

This is a great way to connect, coordinate and collaborate with state and federal agencies, local governments, academic institutions and other key partners to advance local project needs.

This meeting will be held at the Huron Town Hall, 10880 Lummisville Road, Wolcott, NY 14590

Great Lakes stakeholders are invited to participate. Anyone wishing to attend MUST rsvp at least one week in advance.

For more information or to make reservations please email Emily Sheridan @ greatlakes@dec.ny.gov.


4:30 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
Contact  reinsteinwoods@dec.ny.gov
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

Together, kids and their parents or caregivers can enjoy a different, fun, hour-long outdoor activity each week. For children in grades K through 5. No registration required.


6:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171101_not5.html
Contact  Steve Guglielmi, NYS DEC - Region 5 Office, Division of Lands and Forests
1115 State Route 86, PO Box 296, Ray Brook, NY 12977-0296, Phone: (518) 897-1200, E-mail: r5.ump@dec.ny.gov.
Location  NYSDEC Region 5 Offices, 1115 NYS Route 86, Ray Brook, NY 12977 - Map

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) has completed a Draft Unit Management Plan (UMP) for the Sentinel Range Wilderness.

NYS DEC will be holding a public meeting on December 7th, 2017, at 6:00 p.m.

Written comments are welcome and will be accepted, by mail or e-mail, by the contact person listed above until December 22, 2017.

The Sentinel Range Wilderness is located in the Towns of Jay, Keene, North Elba, and Wilmington in Essex County, New York.


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