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Week of 26 November, 2017
Sunday - 11/26
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



Monday - 11/27
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



 Comment Deadline - Draft EIS on the proposed Generic Travel Corridor UMP
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20170913_not5.html
Contact  Edward Frantz, NYS DOT
50 Wolf Road, Albany NY 12232, Phone: (315) 793-2421, E-mail: ed.frantz@dot.ny.gov

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) and the New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT), as co-lead agencies, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Generic Travel Corridor Unit Management Plan.

Written comments on the Draft EIS will accepted through November 27, 2017 and can be submitted to the contact listed above.



Tuesday - 11/28
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



1:00 PMNY's Great Lakes Action Agenda Sub Basin Work Groups - North Java, NY
http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/91881.html
Contact  Shannon Dougherty
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 Beaver Meadow Audubon Center,  1610 Welch Road, North Java, NY 14113

NYS 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 Shannon Dougherty @ greatlakes@dec.ny.gov.



6:00 PMCommercial Quota Meeting
Contact  John Maniscalco
john.maniscalco@dec.ny.gov
Location  NYSDEC Division of Marine Resources, 205 N Belle Mead Road, Suite 1 East Setauket, NY 11733 - Map

Wednesday - 11/29
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



 Public Comment Deadline - Chemung County Soil and Water Conservation District
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171115_not8.html
Contact  Thomas Walker, NYS DEC - Region 8 Office, Division of Environmental Permits
6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414, Phone: (585) 226-5402, E-mail: DEP.R8@dec.ny.gov

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) is considering the re-issuance of a General Permit to the Chemung County SWCD to cover various stream maintenance, stabilization and crossing projects conducted by the Chemung County SWCD and their cooperators. No changes are being proposed to the previously issued General Permit. The General Permit allows the Chemung County SWCD to work with the county, towns and residents on projects that fall under the jurisdiction of the NYS DEC.

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing no later than November 29, 2017 or 15 days after the publication of this notice, whichever is later, to the contact listed above.


 
 
 
 
 



9:00 AMGreat Lakes Action Agenda Sub Basin Work Group - SW Lake Ontario
http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/91881.html
Contact  Shannon Dougherty
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 Black Creek Park, Sunnyside Lodge, 3835 Union Street, North Chilli, NY 14514

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 Shannon Dougherty @ greatlakes@dec.ny.gov.



6:30 PMMeeting on Lake Shore Marshes WMA Habitat Management Plan
http://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/24441.html
Contact  Mike Palermo, Bureau of Wildlife
Phone - 585-226-5383, email - yfwildlife@dec.ny.gov

NYSDEC will host a public availability session to provide information on a recently finalized habitat management plan for Lake Shore Marshes WMA located between the towns of Rochester and Oswego, Wayne County.

Come join us to learn about the goals of the plan and future management at this WMA. The meeting will include a presentation and time for questions. An open house will begin at 6:30 and a formal presentation at 7:00.

Meeting Location:
Montezuma Audubon Center
2295 State Route 89
Savannah, NY 13146

For more information, contact Mike Palermo at 585-226-5383.



Thursday - 11/30
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



4:30 PMReinstein Woods - After School Escape
Contact  716-683-5959
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.



Friday - 12/1
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



 BCP App. & Work Plan - Ellicott Station East Site (Batavia) Comment Deadline
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/bulletins/1...
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application and Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan for a site known as Ellicott Station East, site ID #C819023. This site is located in the city of Batavia, within the County of Genesee, and is located at 56-70 Ellicott Street. Public comments about the application and work plan must be submitted by December 1, 2017.

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

A copy of the application, Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan and other relevant documents are available at: Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia, NY 14020.



 BCP Application - 57-71 Tonawanda Street Site (Buffalo) Public Comment Deadline
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/bulletins/1...
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

(DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application for a site known as 57-71 Tonawanda Street, site ID #C915024. This site is located in the City of Buffalo, within the County of Erie, and is located at 57-71 Tonawanda Street. Public comments about the application must be submitted by December 1, 2017.

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

A copy of the application and other relevant documents are available at: Riverside Branch Library, 820 Tonawanda St, Buffalo, NY 14207



 BCP Application - Former Ludlow Street Works (Yonkers) Comment Deadline
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/bulletins/1...
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application for a site known as Former Ludlow Street Works, site ID #C360158. This site is located in the City of Yonkers, within the County of Westchester, and is located at 150 Downing Street, 58 Knowles Street and 1 Bridge Street.

Public comments about the application will be accepted through December 1, 2017.

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

A copy of the application and other relevant documents are available at: Yonkers Public Library-Riverfront Branch, 1 Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY 10701.



 COMMENT EXTENDED - Decision Docs. - Sites in Peter Cooper Vlg. & Stuyvesant Twn.
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC invites public comment about draft Decision Documents regarding former Manufactured Gas Plant Sites located in Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town, Manhattan. Public comments about the draft Decision Documents will be now be accepted through December 1, 2017.

A public meeting has been rescheduled: November 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM at Podell Audiroium at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, 10 Nathan D. Perlman Place (one block west of 1st Avenue, between 15th and 16th Streets).

Project documents can be reviewed at: Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer's Office, 1 Centre St., 19th Floor, New York, NY 10007; phone: 212-669-8300  --and--  Epiphany Branch, New York Public Library, 228 E. 23 St., New York, NY 100010; phone: 212-679-2645  --and--  Community Board 6, 235 East 20th St., New York, NY 10010; phone: 212-319-3750.



Saturday - 12/2
 Comment Deadline -Guidance for Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands
http://www.dec.ny.gov/enb/20171108_not0.html
Contact  Eric Kasza, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 473-9518, E-mail: catskillpark@dec.ny.gov.

The Draft Guidance for the Siting, Construction, and Maintenance of Single-Track Bike Trails on Forest Preserve Lands in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks (Management Guidance) provides guidelines solely for the management of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) single-track bicycle trails (bike trails) on Forest Preserve lands.

Comments are welcome and will be accepted by the contact person listed above until December 8, 2017.



 Proposed Cleanup - 85 Jay Street Site (Brooklyn) Public Comment Deadline
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 proposed remedy to address contamination related to the 85 Jay Street Site (Brooklyn), within New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program. Public comments about the proposal will be accepted through December 2, 2017.

Click the web link above at additional information to learn about the proposal and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed at: Walt Whitman Branch, Brooklyn Public Library, Attn: Janet Conton, 93 Saint Edwards Street, Brooklyn, NY 11205; phone: 718-935-0244  --and--  Brooklyn Community Board District 2, Attn: Shirley McRae, 350 Jay Street, 8th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; phone: 718-596-5410.



10:00 AMFive Rivers - Family Fun: Let's Make a Green Holiday
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

Family Fun: Let's Make A Green Holiday

On Saturday, December 2, 10:00 AM turn trash into treasure or at least use eco-friendly materials to wrap all those packages for under the tree or for any other special day. Come ready to get a little messy as we explore various wrapping materials that are eco-friendly, kid-friendly and fun. Adults must accompany children. This program is free of charge, but space is limited. Please call the Center at 518-475-0291 to register by Wednesday, November 29.



2:00 PMFive Rivers - Naturalists as Reading Partners
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

Date/Time: Saturday, December 2, 2:00 PM

NATURALISTS as READING PARTNERS

Join us as we discover the coming of winter, both in the pages of books and outdoors. A naturalist will read a story, and then we’ll go walk outdoors to explore some of the themes in the book. We’ll end by completing a craft in the visitor center. All are welcome, but the program is most appropriate for children ages 3-7. Adults must accompany children.



4:00 PMFive Rivers - Citizen Science: Owl Prowl
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

Citizen Science: Owl Prowl

Join in on Saturday, December 2, 4:00 PM 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 to register by Monday, November 27.



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