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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says the state will clean up the toxic Bethpage groundwater plume, and recoup the money from Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy later.  

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has signed a bill into law that would ban the installation of cesspools in the county.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has vetoed a bill that would have expanded the Long Island Pine Barrens.

Groundbreaking Bird Study To Launch In Connecticut

Dec 20, 2017
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Scientists will soon start a multi-year bird study in Connecticut, the first statewide assessment of bird life of its kind.

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On Long Island, the Navy has updated its plan to clean up a contaminated parcel of land near the former Grumman plant in Bethpage.