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Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS)

Established in 1968 – A Chapter of the National Audubon Society since 1970

Legislation and Updates

Legislation Update – February 2013

February 2013 DOAS submits comments on hydrofracking regulations — In the latest official action on the issue of hydraulic fracturing gas drilling in NY State, the Department of Environmental Conservation

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2012 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2012 Hydrofracking update — There has been some cautiously positive action on the hydrofracking front in recent weeks. In mid-September, Gov. Cuomo’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced plans

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2011 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2011 Hydrofracking — Still Number One — Time is running short on the public comment period for the pending environmental impact statement and regulations on hydrofracked gas drilling in

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2008 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2008 Public review of gas drilling underway — The NY State Dept. of Environmental Conservation has begun the State Environmental Quality Review process for updating its Generic Environmental Impact

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2007 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2007 Global warming a hot topic— The recent announcement that this year’s Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded to former US Vice-President Al Gore and the United Nations’ International

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2006 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2006 Good news on keeping roadless areas roadless — Environmentalists scored a major victory in wilderness protection in September when Judge Elizabeth LaPorte of the U.S. District Court Northern District

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2005 Legislation Updates – Archive

November 2005 Follow up on Endangered Species Act threats— Last month we reported on efforts to drastically weaken the Endangered Species Act in Congress. Rep. Richard Pombo had pushed legislation

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2023 Fall Raffle Items

Purchase Raffle Tickets Here (Drawing on 10/20) ———— Register to Attend the Charter Dinner on 10/20. ———— Register to attend the program portion of the evening on Zoom. Shore Birds-themed

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We envision a healthy world where people and wildlife thrive and natural resources are protected.
The mission of Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society is to protect our natural environment and connect people with nature
 to benefit birds and other wildlife through conservation, education, research and advocacy.

Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society
P.O. Box 544
Oneonta, NY 13820
(607) 397-3815

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