Entries by Jennifer N

New York State Announces Pollinator Plan Update

  The New York State Departments of Agriculture and Markets, Environmental Conservation (DEC), and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has announced the 2020 Pollinator Protection Plan Update. The update outlines actions taken since the creation of the Pollinator Protection Plan and provides several recommendations to further the State’s goals to protect its pollinator populations.  This includes creating the Cooperative Honey Bee Health Improvement Plan, expanding the NYS Beekeeper Tech Team, increasing pollinator friendly habitats, […]

New York State Board for Landscape Architecture Extends Online CEU approvals

In response to the evolving situation with COVID-19, the New York State Board of Education has extended continuing education (CE) self-study to those licensees who registrations are due to renew through May 1, 2021 to complete up to 100% of the CE requirements as self-study, provided the CE is taken from a Department-approved provider.  For further information and complete requirements, please visit the OP website at   http://www.op.nysed.gov/COVID-19.html#COED