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New York News
4:36 pm
Wed March 25, 2015

DEC Euthanizes Aggressive Deer Familiar With Cambridge Neighbors

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has euthanized a reportedly aggressive deer that was familiar with neighbors in the Washington County town of Cambridge.

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North Country News
8:20 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

Canadian Pair Rescued After Frosty Night In Adirondacks

Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Two Canadian hikers lost in the Adirondack High Peaks spent a frigid night in the snowy wilderness before being rescued by rangers.

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New York News
5:45 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Advocates Want Stronger DEC Invasive Proposal

Asian Clams, an invasive species in Lake George
Credit Fund for Lake George

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is proposing new regulations to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species. The new rules are welcome, but lake defenders say they don’t go far enough.

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WAMC News
12:20 pm
Wed November 28, 2012

Grassland Incentives Target Bird Protection

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has announced a new round of grants for the Grasslands Protection Program, that allows landowners to protect the habitat of rare and threatened species.

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Hudson Valley News
11:57 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Belleayre Mountain Ski Center Head Tony Lanza Dismissed

The head of the state-owned Belleayre Mountain Ski Center has been dismissed - that decision by the DEC leaves many questions...  Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

An official with the state Department of Environmental Conservation says Tony Lanza was fired - and that's all they'll say. Lanza gone from his post he's held for more than a decade at the helm of the Bellayre Ski Center.

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