NEWS FROM THE LEGISLATURE
There is a new bill in the New York State Assembly seeking to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in New York. Your input is requested. Please provide us your comments via email (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org) as the NYSCPG prepares its professional opinion on whether to approve or reject this proposed legislation.
It would be very helpful if one or more geologists could testify at these hearings to provide first-hand knowledge of the effects of climate change. Please contact us if you are interested.
NYS Assembly Bill: 2019-01-31 - NYS Assembly - Climate Bill.pdf
2019-02-15: The USEPA released their Action Plan for Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS).
2018-12-18: New York Drinking Water Council Recommends Regulating PFOA - NRDC
NEWS FROM OUR AFFILIATIONS
GEOLOGY IN THE POPULAR MEDIA
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New York Times, March 13, 2019
NEWS FROM REGULATORY AGENCIES
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Title: NYSDEC Issues New Enforcement Discretion Letter
Date: January 25, 2019
New York State Department of Health
New York State Drinking Water Council
New York City Office of Environmental Remediation