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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.

About Environmental Laws

The body of law that established DEC and authorizes its programs is called Environmental Conservation Law, often abbreviated to ECL. The full text of New York's ECL is found on the New York State Legislative Information System.

The links on this page deal with specialized areas of environmental law, including marine laws, forest tax law, and water withdrawal reporting.

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