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Regional Press Releases

This page includes all press releases issued by our regional offices since 10/1/11. For press releases issued by DEC's Press Office in Albany, please also check our main press release page.

View releases by region:
Region 1: Long Island (Nassau and Suffolk counties)
Region 2: New York City (Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island)
Region 3: Lower Hudson Valley (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester counties)
Region 4: Capital Region/Northern Catskills (Albany, Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Montgomery, Otsego, Rensselaer, Schenectady and Schoharie counties)
Region 5: Eastern Adirondacks/Lake Champlain (Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren and Washington counties)
Region 6: Western Adirondacks/Eastern Lake Ontario (Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and St. Lawrence counties)
Region 7: Central New York (Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga, Oswego, Tioga and Tompkins counties)
Region 8: Western Finger Lakes (Chemung, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates counties)
Region 9: Western New York (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Niagara and Wyoming counties)

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