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News: New York Severe Storms and Flooding

August 29, 2013
Updates
By Regis Phelan, Federal Coordinating Officer Does the empty field adjacent to the county road have archeological importance? Those beautiful Karner blue butterflies, first discovered by Vladimir Nabokov, are they an endangered species? How about the Indiana bat? Despite its name, the bats live in Warren and Essex counties and, like the Karner blue butterflies, the Indiana bat is protected by the Endangered Species Act
July 12, 2013
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of New York.Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
July 12, 2013
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of New York to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of June 28 to July 4, 2013.