New York State Division of Environmental Permits
The New York State Division of Environmental Permits is a division of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. It manages a system of permits that protect New York's air, water, mineral, and biological resources.
The mission of the DEP is "To manage the Department of Environmental Conservation's permit system, provide related public information, perform comprehensive environmental analyses to assure timely and consistent decisions so that protection of the environment is balanced with social and economic considerations."
Regional Permit Administrators