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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.

DEC Poster Contests

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation runs various poster contests for students every year. Besides being creative and fun, the poster contests educate students on topics ranging from pollution to water treatment.

More about DEC Poster Contests:

  • Arbor Day Poster Contest - In partnership with the National Arbor Day Foundation, DEC administers an Arbor Day Poster Contest for 5th graders through their schools.
  • Arbor Day Contest Posters - views of creative posters by fifth graders around the state
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