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Local and Regional Environmental Advocacy Organizations in DEC Region 8

Chemung, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne & Yates Counties, New York

Regional Organizations

Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK), Genesee Valley Chapter
P.O. BOX 18558
Rochester, NY 14618-0558
Phone: 585-987-1717
E-mail: chapterchair@gvc-adk.org

Cayuga Lake Watershed Network
Wells College, Zabriskie Hall, 2nd Floor
170 Main Street
Aurora, NY 13026
Phone: 315-364-2992
FAX: 315-364-2992
E-mail: steward@cayugalake.org

Citizens' Environmental Coalition
543 Franklin Street, Suite 2
Buffalo, NY 14202-1109
Phone: 716-885-6848
FAX: 716-885-6845
E-mail: cecwny@buffnet.net

Fingerlakes Citizens for the Environment
2400 Homestead Drive
Waterloo, NY 13165
Phone: 315-539-5607
E-mail: lsochs@hotmail.com

Finger Lakes Zero Waste Coalition
P.O. Box 865
Geneva, NY 14456
Phone: 315-412-0401
E-mail: 0waste@earthlink.net

Haudenosaunee Environmental Task Force
Akwesasne Mohawk Territory
P.O. Box 366
Via: Rooseveltown, NY 13683
Phone: 518-358-4592
FAX: 518-358-3488

New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health (NYCAMH)
1 Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Phone: 800-343-7527
FAX: 607-547-6087

New York Rivers United
199 W. Dominick Street
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: 315-339-2097
FAX: 315-339-6028
E-mail: NYRUORG@aol.com

Organizations in Chemung County

Chemung County Environmental Management Council
600 Milton St.
Elmira, NY 14904
Phone: 607-271-9284

Chemung County Water Quality Committee
851 Chemung Street
Horseheads, NY 14858
Phone: 607-739-2009
E-mail: dfiorentino@stny.rr.com

Chemung County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Chemung County Soil and Water Conservation District
851 Chemung Street
Horseheads, NY 14858
Phone: 607-739-2009
FAX: 607-739-4392
E-mail: markwatts@stny.rr.com

Sierra Club Finger Lakes Group
E-mail: ecoannie@esihi.com

Upper Susquehanna Coalition
Main Office:
Tioga Soil and Water Conservation District
183 Corporate Drive
Owego, New York 13827-3249
Phone: 607-687-3553
FAX: 607-687-9440
E-mail: jac3@htva.net

Organizations in Genesee County

Bergen Swamp Preservation Society
P.O. Box 460
Bergen, NY 14416-0460
Phone: 585-548-7304
E-mail: info@bergenswamp.org

Genesee County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
29 Liberty Street, Suite 3
Batavia, NY 14020-3238
Phone: 585-343-2362
FAX: 585-345-1815
E-mail: george.squires@ny.nacdnet.net

Sierra Club Niagara Group
E-mail: rmciesie@yahoo.com

Organizations in Livingston County

Livingston County Environmental Management Council
Livingston County Government Center
6 Court Street, Room 305
Geneseo, NY 14454
Phone: 585-243-7550
FAX: 585-243-7126

Livingston County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Livingston County Planning Department
6 Court Street, Room 305
Geneseo, NY 14454
Phone: 585-243-7550
FAX: 585-243-7126
E-mail: AEllis@co.livingston.ny.us

Regional Action Group for the Environment
8546 Route 408
Nunda, NY 14517
Phone: 716-468-3817

Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group
P.O. Box 10518
Rochester, NY 14610-0518
Phone: 585-234-1056

Organizations in Monroe County

Center for Environmental Information, Inc.
249 Highland Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: 585-262-2870
E-mail: cei@ceinfo.org

Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning
1150 University Avenue
Rochester, New York 14607-1647
Phone: 585-256-2267 x5
E-mail: jhill@leadsafeby2010.org

Federation of Monroe County Environmentalists
E-mail: info@fmce.org

Genesee Transportation Council
50 W. Main Street, Suite 8112
Rochester, NY 14614-1227
Phone: 585-232-6240
FAX: 585-262-3106

Henrietta Neighbors United (HNU)
P.O. Box 720
Henrietta, NY 14467-0720

Metro Justice of Rochester, Inc.
167 Flanders Street
Rochester, NY 14619
Phone: 585-325-2560
FAX: 585-325-2561
E-mail: metroj@frontiernet.net

Monroe County Environmental Management Council
Monroe County Health Department
111 Westfall Road, Room 962
Rochester, NY 14692
Phone: 585-753-5063
FAX: 585-324-1216
E-mail: mchealth@monroecounty.gov

Monroe County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Monroe County Health Department
111 Westfall Road, Room 976
Rochester, NY 14692
Phone: 585-753-5440
FAX: 585-753-5098
E-mail: cknauf@monroecounty.gov

Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group
P.O. Box 10518
Rochester, NY 14610-0518
Phone: 585-234-1056

Southwest Area Neighborhood Association, Inc. (SWAN)
275 Dr. Samuel McCree Way
Rochester, NY 14611
Phone: 585-436-8201
FAX: 585-436-8244
E-mail: pjackson@swanonline.org

Organizations in Ontario County

Ontario County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Ontario County Planning Department
20 Ontario Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: 585-396-4489
FAX: 585-393-2950
E-mail: robert.pierce@co.ontario.ny.us

Honeoye Valley Association
P.O. Box 165
Honeoye, NY 14471
Phone: 716-394-3500
E-mail: info@hvaweb.org

Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group
P.O. Box 39516
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone: 585-234-1056
email: see website contact

Organizations in Orleans County

Orleans County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Orleans County Soil and Water Conservation District
446 West Avenue
Albion, NY 14411
Phone: 585-589-5959
FAX: 585-589-7709
E-mail: dan.schuth@ny.nacdnet.net

Organizations in Schuyler County

Schuyler County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Schuyler County Soil and Water Conservation District
P.O. Box 326
Montour Falls, NY 14865
Phone: 607-535-9650
FAX: 607-535-3011

Organizations in Seneca County

Concerned Citizens of Seneca County
1892 Seneca Street
Romulus, NY 14541
Phone: 315-412-0407
E-mail: ccsenecacounty@gmail.com

Seneca County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Seneca County Soil and Water Conservation District
12 North Park Street
Academy Square Building
Seneca Falls, NY 13148
Phone: 315-568-4366
FAX: 315-568-2414
E-mail: james.malyj@ny.nacdnet.net

Organizations in Steuben County

Steuben County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Steuben County Soil and Water Conservation District
USDA Service Center
415 West Morris Street
Bath, NY 14810-1038
Phone: 607-776-7398 x3
FAX: 607-776-7487

Sierra Club Finger Lakes Group
E-mail: ecoannie@esihi.com

Steuben County Environmental Management Council
3 East Pulteney Square
Bath, NY 14810
Phone: 607-776-9631 x2268
FAX: 607-776-6926

Upper Susquehanna Coalition
Main Office:
Tioga Soil and Water Conservation District
183 Corporate Drive
Owego, New York 13827-3249
Phone: 607-687-3553
FAX: 607-687-9440
E-mail: DelaneyB@co.tioga.ny.us

Organizations in Wayne County

Wayne County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District
10 Leach Road
Lyons, NY 14489
Phone: 315-946-4136
FAX: 315-946-4136

Save Our Sodus, Inc. (SOS)
P.O. Box 424
Alton, NY 14413

Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group
P.O. Box 39516
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone: 585-234-1056

Organizations in Yates County

Yates County Finger Lakes - Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
Yates County Soil and Water Conservation District
417 Liberty Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527
Phone: 315-536-5188
FAX: 315-536-5136
E-mail: cjpetersen@rochester.twcbc.com

NOTE: This database includes local organizations that advocate principles consistent with environmental justice, including pollution prevention, sustainability, resource conservation and environmental health. However, in some cases the listed organizations may not advocate on behalf of Potential Environmental Justice Areas, as defined by the DEC in NYSDEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting. Please contact the individual organizations for more information.

If you would like to have your organization added to or removed from this database, or you need to report any errors or omissions in contact information, please e-mail the Office of Environmental Justice