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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has added a link to a translation service developed by Microsoft Inc., entitled Bing Translator, as a convenience to visitors to the DEC website who speak languages other than English.

Additional information can be found at DEC's Language Assistance Page.

Waterbody Inventories

Waterbody Inventories of all waterbodies (or Assessment Units) for those basins currently under review are also available. For a copy of the Waterbody Inventory for a specifc drainage basin, please use the contact information at the right to reach us by email, phone, or through the mail.

Drainage Basins of New York State

  • Allegheny River Basin
  • Atlantic Ocean/Long Island Sound Basin
  • Black River Basin
  • Chemung River Basin
  • Delaware River Basin
  • Genesee River Basin
  • Housatonic River Basin
  • Lake Champlain Basin
  • Lake Ontario Basin
  • Lower Hudson River Basin
  • Mohawk River Basin
  • Niagara River/Lake Erie Basin
  • Oswego River/Finger Lakes Basin
  • Ramapo River Basin
  • St. Lawrence River Basin
  • Susquehanna River Basin
  • Upper Hudson River Basin

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    Division of Water
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    Albany, NY
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