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DEC Celebrates Pride Month

DEC is proud to celebrate our LGBTQIA+ employees, whose contributions advance our environmental protections and advocacy and the greater human experience. Read some of their profiles.

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Love Our NY Lands

Get real-time updates from DEC-managed lands on our new @NYSDECAlerts Twitter feed or on our "Love Our NY Lands" page where you can also read about responsible recreation.