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Stories with organization: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
  • new storySuburban Syracuse village hopes to keep swan eggs 
    Updated: May-05-15 3:04 am

    MANLIUS, New York - Two years after a man was sentenced to weekends in jail for smashing swan eggs in a suburban Syracuse park, new state rules may force the village that owns the swans to destroy the latest clutch of eggs.

  • Pipeline refiles water permit application to NY regulators 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 4:08 pm

    ALBANY, New York - New Yorkers have an extra two weeks to comment on the proposed 124-mile Constitution Pipeline after the severe winter delayed the state's field review of potential effects to wetlands and streams along the project's planned route through four counties.

  • Biologists blame fish kills on winter ice, snow cover 
    Updated: Apr-08-15 3:04 am

    BUFFALO, New York - The state Department of Environmental Conservation has been getting lots of calls about dead fish littering the banks of ponds, but biologists say it's probably nothing to worry about.