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New York just had it's worst week of the flu since the state began tracking the weekly figures in 2004. The week ending Feb. 3, 2018, saw more than 15,000 lab-confirmed cases of influenza across the state, topping the previous week by about 4...

The table below shows the high and low temperatures for each date, as well as the highest daily totals for precipitation and snowfall for Rochester since 1870. The highest local temperature recorded by the National Weather Service was 102...

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The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (also known as UAVs or drones) has been growing dramatically, but the practice has not been without risks. Several dozen drone crashes have been reported within the United States. The database below contains...

The New York State Department of Transportation oversees more than 17,000 bridges across the state. It is responsible for making sure all the highway bridges in the state are inspected following state and federal mandates. NYSDOT inspects its...

This database documents the results of beach cleanups in New York state in 2008 and 2009.

This is the first-ever compilation of results of sampling of New York lakes, ponds and bays by two state agencies for the presence of the toxins released by cyanobacteria. The naturally occurring organism, also known as blue-green algae, are a...