EcoPolitics Daily: Offering an environmental angle on New York's political scene.
Submitted by Jinwoo Hong on Thu, 2013-12-12 17:25.
Eight Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic State this week petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to require nine Midwestern and Southern states to curb emissions from their power plants.
Submitted by Jinwoo Hong on Thu, 2013-12-12 17:08.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey this week reversed its policy of shooting snowy owls that may present hazards to aircraft.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-12-12 16:42.
New York State is considering a proposal to establish two large motor-free areas on recently purchased public lands within Adirondack Park.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-12-12 16:16.
Westchester officials have released a study they said backs up their plan to abandon a $100 million project to pump ultraviolet-treated water to part of the county, instead opting for a simpler, cheaper alternative.
Submitted by Dan Hendrick on Thu, 2013-12-05 14:06.
As reported by the Albany Times-Union, the Lake George Park Commission voted on Tuesday to tighten boat inspections around Lake George to help keep invasive species out of the iconic Northern New York lake.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-12-05 13:24.
A one-stop-shop manual of best practices for safer and sustainable streetscape design -- the first of its kind in the country -- would be codified into law if the City Council approves the proposal later this month.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-12-05 11:41.
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy will be the decider on the fate of a bill requiring chain stores and restaurants to replace polystyrene (often known by its trademark name
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