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NYC Launches Bring Your Own Campaign

GreeNYC "B.Y.O." Sustainability Campaign Promotes use of Reusable Mugs, Bottles and Bags...
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Croton Water Filtration Plant Activated
Largest Underground Filtration Plant in the USA now provides NYC with water from the Croton Watershed...

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DEP Hosts 29th Annual Water Resources Art & Poetry Awards Celebration

Students from NYC and Watershed communities were honored...
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Where Public Tap Water Begets Wilderness
“Before New York and Boston were baseball competitors, they shared a certain wisdom about the design of their drinking water supplies. Both receive their water, largely unfiltered and un-pumped, from protected watersheds in the hills… Today, the New York watershed protects 1972 square miles of land and the Boston watershed protects another 156 square miles—a combined landmass considerably larger than Yosemite National Park…”
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Water for the Future: Upstate Water Supply Resiliency Project
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection is pleased to announce the availability of the Draft Scope of Work for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Water for the Future: Upstate Water Supply Resiliency.
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