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For Release: Thursday, March 12, 2020

Media Advisory for Thursday, March 12

DEC Announces Statewide Brush Burning Ban

What: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos, DEC Region 3 Director Kelly Turturro, Regional Forest Ranger Captain Greg Tyrell, and others will make an announcement about the state's annual ban on open burning that goes into effect on Monday, March 16.

When: Thursday, March 12, at 11 a.m.

Where: Little Stony Point/Hudson Highlands State Park, 3007 Bear Mountain-Beacon Highway, Cold Spring

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