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Saturday December 1, 2018
 
 
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/bulletins/2...
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC invites the public to comment about a proposed remedy to address contamination related to the Bedford Union Armory Site (Bedford Ave., Brooklyn), within New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program. Public comments about the proposal will be accepted through December 1, 2018.

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

Project documents can be reviewed at:

Brooklyn Public Library - Bedford Branch
496 Franklin Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238
phone: 718-623-0012

--and--

Brooklyn Community Board 9
890 Nostrand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
phone: 718-482-4900


10:00 AM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center
518-475-0291 or 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov
Location  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road Delmar, NY 12054 - Map

Join our naturalist crew as they take you on an adventure here at Five Rivers. Each month’s adventure will focus on a different aspect of New York’s natural world. Like any good adventurer, you will want to do your research first, so pick up a copy of the Conservationist for Kids at the visitor center during your next visit to Five Rivers. Parents or caregivers and children must participate together. Space is limited. Please call to register for this program by Wednesday, November 28 and include the child’s grade, as the program is most appropriate for grades 2-8.

NOTE: Organized groups (scouts, schools, hiking clubs, etc.) are welcome, but are asked to call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 to register.


11:00 AM
https://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

Join a guided nature walk through the woods, and learn about animals’ winter survival adaptations. No registration required.


1:00 PM
https://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

Friends of Reinstein Woods members will celebrate the beauty of winter at their annual holiday gathering. There will be a live animal presentation and a visit from Santa! New members are welcome.

Registration required: call 716-683-5959.


2:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center
518-475-0291 or 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov
Location  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road Delmar, NY 12054 - Map

We’ll ramble along the Service Road, with stops at the ponds and marshes along the way. We’ll see how the wildlife that uses these waterbodies is preparing for the coming winter.

NOTE: Organized groups (scouts, schools, hiking clubs, etc.) are welcome, but are asked to call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 to register.


4:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center
518-475-0291 or 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov
Location  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road Delmar, NY 12054 - Map

Explore the night at Five Rivers! Join center staff and bird experts from the Hudson-Mohawk Bird Club as we survey owls at Five Rivers. Field parties will visit likely owl roosts, then gather to compare findings. Space is limited. Please call 518-475-0291 by Friday, November 30 to register.

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