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Randy Austin

On the Front Lines - Spill Response

"On The Front Lines" showcases DEC employees and the unique work they do. Watch Randy Austin, Spill Response Supervisor for NYC describe his role in responding to spills and emergencies to protect the environment and our health and safety.

Camillus Forest first day hike 2019

First Day Hikes

Start of the new year right! Join us on one of the many guided hikes that will be held across NYS on January 1. View the full list of hikes to be held on DEC-managed lands and find directions and how to preregister.