New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

Hochul Plans To Take Bite Out Of Shark Attacks In New York
Hochul Plans To Take Bite Out Of Shark Attacks In New York
Hochul Plans To Take Bite Out Of Shark Attacks In New York
Last summer, for about a three week period on New York's south shore beaches, ocean swimmers were on shark alert. Six victims were bitten during that time period in rather shallow water, on the white sands of Long Island. This year, New York's Governor Kathy Hochul says that the state parks are ready to take on the monsters of the deep.
New Law Bans Certain Cleaning, Cosmetic, Personal Products in NY
New Law Bans Certain Cleaning, Cosmetic, Personal Products in NY
New Law Bans Certain Cleaning, Cosmetic, Personal Products in NY
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is helping protect the public and the environment by reducing chemicals in everything from household cleaning and personal care products to cosmetics, food packaging, and toys.
DNA Test Confirms Rare Wolf Killed In Upstate New York
DNA Test Confirms Rare Wolf Killed In Upstate New York
DNA Test Confirms Rare Wolf Killed In Upstate New York
There are a lot of different animals in New York. I use the term "animal" literally and figuratively. However, one species has been missing from the vast terrain of the upper regions since the early 1900's, the wolf. The DEC notes that there are wolves in Wisconsin and Michigan but not in New York. Populations of the species do exist north of the empire state border in Canada.

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