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CBS: New York State to allow fracking


(CBS News) The method of extracting natural gas from deep in the earth known as “fracking” has dramatically changed the U.S. energy industry, but as more wells are drilled, protests have continued. The latest flashpoint is New York State, which … Continue reading

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TROUT FISHING in the Delaware River -Catskill Country!


Delaware’s West Branch Gets 14,000 New Trout                                                                                     April 10, 2012 The west branch of the Delaware River received a huge shipment of brown trout on Friday. … Continue reading

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HUNTING LAND FOR SALE!


FOR SALE: Bow, Rifle and Shotgun territory! 12+ level wooded acres, with a spring-fed pond, several old stacked-stone walls, a camper trailer with a driveway in place and a tree stand w/4X4 deck. Located in one of upstate New York’s … Continue reading

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Catskills – Flood of 2011 – Hurricane Irene


 

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DEC releases draft SGEIS on hydraulic fracturing


DEC releases draft SGEIS on hydraulic fracturing The New York Department of Environmental Conservaton has released its long-awaited version of the Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (SGEIS) on hydraulic fracturing today. The state is accepting comments on it until … Continue reading

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DEC to hikers: Better safe than sorry By Lissa Harris  9/8/11 – 10:56 pm View from Overlook Mountain near Woodstock. Photo by Flickr user Miss K; published under Creative Commons license. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced … Continue reading

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Belleayre Ski Resort


Belleayre Ski Resort at Catskill Park – Updates: More than a decade after unveiling its plan, Crossroads Ventures has gained more supporters than foes for its planned Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park, and it appears the proposed five-star facility planned … Continue reading

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WORTH $15-$20 BILLION MORE!


Major Discovery – Chesapeake Energy Strikes Oil (and Gas) in Ohio’s Utica Shale After two years of research and experimental drilling, Chesapeake Energy announced yesterday they have struck oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas in Ohio’s Utica Shale. This … Continue reading

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Critics pile on New York Times’ shale stories


Critics pile on New York Times’ shale stories Ken Cohen It looks like I wasn’t the only one who had issues with Ian Urbina’s stories in the New York Times on the economic viability of U.S. shale gas. Industry, media, … Continue reading

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Another gas pocket beckons drillers to N.Y. ~ The Utica Shale


While the spotlight is fixed firmly on the Marcellus Shale, some energy firms think the key to widespread natural gas production in New York might lie a few thousand feet deeper. The Utica Shale — an energy-rich rock formation that … Continue reading

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