Sunday, October 24, 2010

Head of NYS DEC Fired By Governor

The firing of the head of the DEC as he indicates the probably negative results of the continuing DEC staff cuts is a big blow to NYS's environmental protection and oversight. There are lots of news reports if you google, but here's one summary.

And another from the Eco Poliics Weekly eblast newsletter:


BREAKING NEWS: DEC Commish Fired




- UPDATE -


Acting head of DEC appointed (Nov 4, 2010)


Within the past week, Governor David Paterson named Peter Iwanowicz acting commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Conservation. Read more from NYLCV's Eco Politics Daily.\

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