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ENB - Region 4 Notices 2/6/2019

Public Notice

Draft Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve Management Plan

The public is invited to comment on the Draft Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve (Research Reserve) Management Plan. The mission of the Research Reserve is to improve the health and resilience of the Hudson River estuary by conserving estuarine habitats through integrated education, training, stewardship, restoration, monitoring and research programs. The 2019 Management Plan is an update of the 2009 plan and will guide the management of the Research Reserve for the next five years. New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) will consider all public comments as it finalizes the management plan.

A copy of the plan is posted on the NYS DEC's website at:

Comments will be accepted by the contact listed below until March 15, 2019.

Contact: Heather Gierloff, NYS DEC, Norrie Point Environmental Center, 256 Norrie Point Way, P.O. Box 315, Staatsburg, NY 12580, Phone: (845) 889-4745 extension 118, E-mail:

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