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U.S. Rep. Tim Bishop awarded for work on clean water issues

Feb 7th, 2012 | By

The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) announced today that Congressman Tim Bishop has been named the 2012 recipient of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Award for Environmental Stewardship. The Rockefeller Award was created by NYWEA, a statewide, non-profit organization comprised of water quality management professionals, to honor an elected official who has made substantial and

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Rep. Bishop urges EPA to ban sewage discharges

Sep 30th, 2010 | By

The Congressman from New York has asked the EPA to approve a “No Discharge Zone” designation for all New York waters in Long Island Sound, as requested by the New York State Department of Environmental Protection in August.