Sep 03, 2014 — Governor Cuomo signed a bill into law that requires New York boaters to take "reasonable precautions" to keep invasive species from spreading. That means cleaning, draining, and drying boats before they launch. Conservationists say the new law will help keep aquatic invaders out of North Country waterways. Go to full article
Sep 02, 2014 — ESSEX, Vt. (AP) Officials from Vermont's largest utility and a national renewable energy company are going to announce plans for a project that they say would make the state as a leader in the movement toward cost-effective sustainable energy solutions.
Gov. Peter Shumlin, officials from Green Mountain Power and NRG Energy will be making the announcement on Tuesday in Essex. Go to full article
Sep 02, 2014 — A new invasive insect that devastates berry crops threatens millions of dollars worth of the fall harvest in the northeast. It's called the Asian spotted wing fruit fly, and... Go to full article
Sep 02, 2014 — Next summer visitors to the Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks in Tupper Lake, N.Y., will able to view the surrounding landscape at treetop level. Construction on the... Go to full article
Sep 01, 2014 — About 40 guests and staff gathered at the butterfly house at the Paul Smith's Visitors Interpretive Center, the VIC, in Paul Smith's N.Y., for an end-of-the-season monarch... Go to full article
Sep 01, 2014 — It's not easy to control invasive species like Eurasian watermilfoil and spiny water flea once they've established themselves in a waterbody. But scientists have learned how... Go to full article
Aug 29, 2014 — BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The state Department of Environmental Conservation has launched a yearlong study of air quality in the neighborhood near the Peace Bridge in Buffalo.... Go to full article