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Buffalo Niagara RIVERKEEPER 

Buffalo Zoo

Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District

New York Water Environment Association – Western Chapter

WNY Environmental Alliance

New York State

Ecological Communities of New York State
PDF downloads (by section) of the 2002 draft version of Ecological
Communities of New York State by Greg Edinger et al.

Environmental Resource Mapper
The Environmental Resource Mapper is an interactive mapping
application that can be used to identify some of New York State’s
natural resources and environmental features that are state protected,
or of conservation concern.

New York Invasive Species Information

New York Natural Heritage Program

The New York Natural Heritage Program enables and enhances
conservation of New York’s rare animals, rare plants, and significant
ecosystems. We combine thorough field inventories, scientific
analyses, expert interpretation, and the most comprehensive database
on New York’s distinctive biodiversity to deliver the highest quality
information for natural resources planning, protection, and management.

New York Nature Explorer
Nature Explorer currently contains information on birds, reptiles,
amphibians, rare animals, rare plants, and significant natural
communities.

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)

New York State — Environment

New York State GIS Clearinghouse

New York State Museum

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation