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Through education, research and partnerships, the Environment and Energy Program empowers individuals and municipal groups to expand their knowledge and actions to protect, restore and enhance the environment of Dutchess County for future generations.



The GIS Lab provides technical assistance, training, and mentoring, as well as custom mapping and printing for a fee.

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Carol Drive crossing over Fishkill Creek in Hopewell Junction, New York after Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011

Flood Resiliency

Floods can be devastating to a family's home and the road to recovery can be long. Find out more about resources you can use here.

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No Child Left Inside

Dutchess NCLI works to get youth outdoors to connect with nature while also providing important job-training and life skills. Click here for more info!

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DC Recycles!


Reduce, reuse, recycle! Click here for more information on "the 3 R's" and what you can do to help!

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Last updated October 11, 2018