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For Release: Thursday, October 6, 2022

Media Advisory for Friday, Oct. 7

DEC to Announce Significatn Forest Land Conservation Awards

What: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Deputy Commissioner for Natural Resources Katie Petronis and Regional Director Joe Zalewski will join Land Trust Alliance New York Senior Program Manager Meme Hanley, Lake George Land Conservancy Executive Director Mike Horn, State and local elected officials and partners to announce grant awards to help protect and preserve local forests.

When: Friday, Oct. 7, 11 a.m.

Event Location: Wiawaka Center for Women, Town of Lake George

3778 NY-9L, Town of Lake George, NY 12845

*Parking: Park by main Fuller House

Photo opportunity: Following the announcement there will be a photo op and optional tour of the site and grounds.

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