The New York State Archives holds records
from state agencies such as the Adirondack Park Agency, Department
of Environmental Conservation, and Department of Parks, Recreation
and Historic Preservation.
A Preliminary Guide to Existing Documentation of Environmental Affairs contains a listing of records relating to environmental records in the State Archives Section .
You can continue your search for environmental records using Excelsior, the online catalog of the New State Archives and State Library. Terms you might begin with include conservation , environmental , water , and waste .
Environmental Records available throughout the State
The State Archives is working with people and organizations active in environmental issues to identify the issues, people, organizations, and events in environmental affairs that are most critical to document in New York State. Through the New York Environmental Affairs Documentation Project we have produced: