Posts Tagged ‘Department of Environmental Conservation’

Tell the DEC and Gov. Cuomo Not to Frack with NY’s Water!

The fracking threat is imminent. Albany could permit companies to drill for natural gas using high-volume hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in New York State starting as early as 2012—and without adeq… Read More

Industry representatives say DEC hydrofracking rules may keep drillers out

Riverkeeper: DEC continues to ‘rush’ hydrofracking issue

DEC’s Rush to Fracking Continues with Release of Draft Regulations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 516-526-9371, [email protected] DEC retracts previous commitment to allow fracking environmental review to inform draft regulations Ossining, NY,… Read More

Riverkeeper Responds to NY Release of Revised Fracking Environmental Impact Statement

For Immediate Release Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x239; [email protected] DEC announces comment period and hearings, but fails to commit to regulations before permitting begins Ossin… Read More

RvK Asks Governor Cuomo & DEC Commissioner for 180-Day Comment Period & Public Hearings on Fracking Environmental Impact Analysis and Recommendations

For immediate release: August 15, 2011 For more information: Contact Tina Posterli, [email protected], 914-478-4501 x239 60 DAYS IS NOT ENOUGH! Ossining, NY – August 15, 2011 – Riverk… Read More

ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS LOOK FOR FURTHER IMPROVEMENT IN NYS’ REVISED FRACKING REVIEW

CITIZENS CAMPAIGN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, EARTHJUSTICE, EARTHWORKS OIL & GAS ACCOUNTABILITY PROJECT, ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATES OF NEW YORK, NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL, RIVERKEEPER FOR IMMEDIA… Read More

DEC Issues Dumping Fines Along Gowanus

Riverkeeper Announces Major Victory in Gowanus Canal Enforcement Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Tina Posterli, Riverkeeper, 914-478-4501 x 239 [email protected] DEC Fines MCIZ and related Corporations $482,750 for years of pollution violations Ossining, N… Read More

Deep cuts to DEC will hurt the environment, says Riverkeeper

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