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EAF Workbooks Links

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SEQR

State Environmental Quality Review 617 text

SEQR - DEC

SEQR Handbook

SEQR Cookbook (PDF)

Development

Smart growth concepts

Climate Smart Communities

NYSERDA - Energy Star Homes

ICC/NAHB Green Building Standard

US Green Building Council - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

Historic Resources

National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places

NY State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)

Natural Resources

Important Bird Areas

Bird Conservation Area - specific sites identified

FEMA - National Flood Insurance Program

Critical Environmental Areas (CEAs)

NYS Department of Health Water Supply Protection Program

NY State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES)

NYS Freshwater Wetlands Act

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE)

National Wetlands Inventory

Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy (CWCS) Plan

New York State Natural Heritage Program

Natural Heritage Community Guides

Ecological Communities of New York State

Shoreline Protection Guide (PDF)

Shoreline Protection Webpage

State Threatened and Endangered Species List

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

Mapping

USGS - Map Locator & Downloader

DEC's Environmental Resource Mapper

New York Nature Explorer

EPAs NEPAssit mapping tool

Water Well Information Search Wizard

National Register Information System (NRIS)

State Preservation Historical Information Network Exchange (SPHINX)

Geographic Information System for Archeology and National Register

Adirondack Regional Geographic Information System (ARGIS) map application

National Wetlands Inventory Wetlands Mapper

Stormwater Interactive Map

DEC Environmental Navigator (Environmental Facilities)

Planning Agencies

NYS DOS Regional Planning Agencies (A list maintained by the Department of State)

Transportation

NYS DOT Driveway Permits

NYS DOT Highway Work Permits

Solid Waste

Active municipal solid waste facilities

Active Construction and Demolition Debris Landfills (PDF)

Active Land Clearing Debris Landfills (PDF)

Active Ash Monofill Landfills (PDF)

Active Industrial/Commercial Landfills (PDF)

Active Long Island Landfills (PDF)

Active Landfill Gas-to-Energy Facilities (PDF)

Active Municipal Waste Combustion Facilities (PDF)

Active Recyclables Handling & Recovery Facilities (PDF)

Vehicle Dismantling Information

Active Regulated Transfer Stations (PDF)

Active Registered Transfer Stations (PDF)

Inactive Solid Waste Facilities (ftp - Excel file)

Hazardous Waste

DEC's environmental site remediation database

Legal

Laws of NYS

NYS Energy Conservation Construction Code

DEC Regulations Part 617: State Environmental Quality Review

Grants

EPA - Clean Water State Revolving Fund

Empire Zone Tax Benefits

Agencies in NY State

Department of Taxation and Finance - Property tax and assessment administration

Department of State - Local Government Services

Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC)

Department of Transportation (NYS DOT)

Department of Health (NYS DOH)

Adirondack Park Agency (APA)

Lake George Park Commission

Long Island Pine Barrens Commission

Tug Hill Commission

Susquehanna River Basin Commission

Agencies in New York City

The Mayor's Office of Environmental Coordination

Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP)

Department of City Planning

Department of Transportation (NYC DOT)

Department of Parks and Recreation

Landmarks Preservation Commission


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