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Tuesday April 14, 2020
10:30 AM
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

CANCELLED - In response to Covid-19 concerns, our visitor center and restrooms are closed, and all programs at Five Rivers canceled until further notice.

Would you like to take a walk in nature, but would rather not go alone?

Join the "Walkers' Club" at Five Rivers Environmental Education Center on Tuesday mornings, 10:30 to 11:30 am.

Participants will gather at the Visitor Center and choose which trail they will walk that morning. This is an opportunity to walk with others and make new friends. These walks are not guided or led by staff. Walkers' Club is a free activity.

If you would like to be added to our special "Walkers Club" email list to receive updates, email us at FriendsFiveRivers@outlook.com.

11:00 AM
Contact  Denise Prunier (230), Steve Yarrington (231), Kenneth Newkirk (235)
Location  NYSDEC Central Office, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY - Map

A hearing for the proposed rules and attendant revisions to existing rules will be held as follows and is scheduled in a place that is reasonably accessible to persons with impaired mobility:

Date: April 14, 2020
Time: 11:00 am
Location: NYSDEC, 625 Broadway, Public Assembly Room 129A/B, Albany, NY 12233

The Department will provide interpreter services for deaf persons at no charge. Written requests for interpreter services are required and should be submitted by April 7, 2020 to:

Richard McAuley, NYSDEC, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-3250, Phone: (518) 402-8438, E-mail: air.regs@dec.ny.gov

Written comments are accepted through 5:00 pm April 21, 2020 and should be directed to:

Proposed Part 230, Denise Prunier, P.E., NYSDEC, Division of Air Resources, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-3254, Phone: (518) 402-8403, E-mail: air.regs@dec.ny.gov

Proposed Part 231, Steve Yarrington, P.E., NYSDEC, Division of Air Resources, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-3254, Phone (518) 402-8403, E-mail: air.regs@dec.ny.gov

Proposed Part 235 Kenneth Newkirk, P.E., NYSDEC, Division of Air Resources, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY, 12233-3251, Phone (518) 402-8396, E-mail: air.regs@dec.ny.gov

1:30 PM
Contact  716-683-5959
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

Participants will learn how to use a Global Positioning System (GPS) unit and then use handheld GPS units to find hidden eggs in the preserve. For children ages 8 and older.

Registration required; call 716-683-5959.

LegendFive Rivers Meetings Reinstein Woods

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