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Committee Meeting: Environmental Conservation Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation Senator Mark J. Grisanti, Chair 9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Room 901 LOB

April 16, 9:00 AM - 9:08 AM
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Committee Meeting: Environmental Conservation Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation Senator Mark J. Grisanti, Chair 9:00 AM, Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Room 901 LOB

March 12, 9:00 AM - 9:03 AM
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Penn Dixie Site - March 2013 Programs

PENN DIXIE PALEONTOLOGICAL

& OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTER

February 28, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Environmental Conservation Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation Senator Mark J. Grisanti, Chair 9:00 AM, Thursday, February 28, 2013 Room 901 LOB

February 28, 9:00 AM - 9:02 AM
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Senator Grisanti Applauds Plan to Reduce Fees on Hunting and Fishing Licenses

"As chairman of the Environmental Conservation Committee, I applaud Governor Cuomo's recent announcement on his plans to streamline hunting and fishing licenses and reducing license fees. New York Open for Fishing and Hunting will support various tourism opportunities throughout the state, including here in Western New York.

February 21, 2013
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Senator Grisanti Named Elected Official of the Year by the Southtowns Walleye Association

Senator Mark Grisanti (R,I-60) has been named "Elected Official of the Year" by the Southtowns Walleye Association, the largest single species fishing club in North America.

As chairman of the Environmental Conservation Committee, Senator Grisanti has oversight of all legislation that relates to sportsmen. His work with the Department of Environmental Conservation in advancing legislation that would lower all fishing, trapping and hunting licenses to the levels they were prior to the last fee increase are among the accomplishments the Senator is most proud of during his first two years in office.

February 16, 2013
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BUFFALO NEWS: Community group seeks soil tests in Town of Tonawanda

By JANICE HABUDA

State and federal environmental agencies are being asked to test soil near homes in the Town of Tonawanda’s industrial corridor after samples collected by a community group revealed contaminants related to foundry coke oven emissions.

The likely source of a suspected carcinogen – polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) – found in samples taken last fall from a playground and yards on Sawyer, Kaufman and James avenues is the nearby Tonawanda Coke Corp., according to Jackie James Creedon, founder of the Tonawanda Community Fund. Though NRG Energy’s Huntley Plant also is a potential source, Creedon noted that NRG installed new air controls in 2010.

February 1, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Environmental Conservation Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation Senator Mark J. Grisanti, Chair 9:00 AM, Tuesday, February 5, 2013 Room 901 LOB

February 5, 9:00 AM - 9:04 AM
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VIDEO: Rare Earth Minerals

Senator Mark Grisanti explains an exciting new advancement for Western New York to compete globally.

The University at Buffalo received funding from this year's budget in order to to research and develop synthetics of rare earth elements.

Watch the video to see how you use these metals every day.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2K2gmifehI

October 30, 2012
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