DEC announces 2024 Catskills Fire Tower Challenge

ALBANY- The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced the 2024 Catskills Fire Tower Challenge to highlight the world-class tourism destinations and recreational

State landfill plan turns up noses

ALBANY- As concerns over overflowing landfills and environmental contamination escalate, New York State finds itself grappling with a mounting waste crisis.  In an effort to

DEC orders Saugerties dumping site shut down

SAUGERTIES – The State Department of Environmental Conservation issued two notices of violation ordering the owners of three illegal dump sites in Saugerties to shut