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Adirondack Park Agency Environmental Enforcement Unit Environmental Enforcement Files

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of complaints, correspondence, memorandums, project-related records, and other materials concerning the investigation and resolution of violations of statutes enforced by the Adirondack Park Agency.
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Quantity:
1.7 cubic feet (141 rolls 16mm microfilm)
Inclusive Dates:
1976-2010
Series Number:
18842

Arrangement

Numerical by investigation number.

Administrative History

The Environmental Enforcement Unit ensures accurate interpretation and enforcement of statutes administered by the Adirondack Park Agency (APA); provides legal advice and assistance to the agency staff; enforces the APA Act, the Wild, Scenic and Recreational Rivers System Act, and the Freshwater Wetlands Act; assists APA staff in managing personnel, equipment, program development scheduling, and record keeping functions; and provides technical assistance and expertise to the Planning Operations Division.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of complaints, correspondence, memoranda, project-related records, and other materials concerning the investigation and resolution of violations of statutes enforced by the Adirondack Park Agency (APA). The files are created and maintained by the Environmental Enforcement Unit.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

The State Archives holds only master microfilm of this series. Researchers should contact the Adirondack Park Agency for access to use copies.

Alternate Formats Available

Series consists of master negatives. No use copy is available.

Microfilm: 141 reels; 16 mm.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series 20590 Environmental enforcement maps and drawings, contains related records concerning the investigation and resolution of violations of statutes enforced by the Adirondack Park Agency.

Other finding aids

Roll lists are available at the Adirondack Park Agency.

18842-08, 18842-09, 18842-12, 18842-12A, 18842-12B: Folder list is available at the Adirondack Park Agency.

Other Descriptive Data

Microfilm for each accession may also contain records from all or some of the following Adirondack Park Agency series on the same rolls: 16573 and 18803. See transfer lists for each accession for more information.

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