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Slithering through the FLX: Experts say you shouldn’t fear this ‘laid back’ snake species (video)

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If you have ever been hiking on a trail in the Finger Lakes, there's a possibility you might have run into one of the most common snake species in New York: The timber rattlesnake. "They ... more
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DEC denies Greenidge air permit renewal after months of consideration, public feedback

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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has denied Greenidge Generation its Title V air permit renewal. The facility is located in the town of Torrey, Yates County. DEC conducted a comprehensive review of ... more
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DEC will begin treatment to control parasitic sea lamprey in Seneca Lake next week, improving fishing

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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced that work to combat the parasitic sea lamprey will take place the week of Oct. 11, on the Catharine Creek Canal in Schuyler County. By effectively ... more
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New York DEC purchases 65.7 acres of property to expand Bare Hill Unique Area

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The New York State DEC announces their acquisition of 65.7 acres of land from the Town of Middlesex in Yates County. The land is going to be added to the Bare Hill Unique Area. In ... more
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New York DEC announces most small game hunting seasons begin Oct. 1

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New York DEC Commissioner Basil Seggos announced that most small game hunting seasons will open on Friday, Oct. 1, with special opportunities for youth and military members. "Every fall, more than 60,000 hunters venture afield ... more
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