Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for New York Metropolitan Area

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YONKERS, NY — August 21, 2019 —New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos and New York State Department of Health (DOH) Commissioner Howard Zucker, M.D., J.D., issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for the New York City Metro and Long Island areas for Thursday, August 22, 2019. The pollutant of concern is: Ozone The advisory will be in effect 11 …

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DEC Dispatches New York Forest Ranger to Assist helicopter Crews Battling Alaska Wildfires

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Forest Ranger to Support Alaska Efforts for Two Weeks  NEW YORK, NY — July 7, 2019 — New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that a DEC Forest Ranger is heading to Alaska to assist in the containment of wildfires. The Ranger will support firefighting efforts as a helicopter manager in Alaska’s Delta Area …

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