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Trees for Tribs Restores Native Plants

Young trees and shrubs planted along stream corridors prevent erosion, increase flood water retention, improve wildlife and stream habitat, and protect water quality. Free or low cost plants are available in 6 NYS watersheds. See the schedule for upcoming planting dates.

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Careers in Law Enforcement

Ready to start an exciting career protecting New York's natural resources and environment? Exams will be given November 19 for environmental conservation officers and forest rangers. The deadline for both is October 5.