Central Pine Barrens Organizational Chart

As of December 2008.


Group Size Created By Location of Actual Creation Language Current Membership
Central Pine Barrens Joint Planning and Policy Commission
  • Science & Stewardship Committee
5 ex officio individuals
NY Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) Article 57
(the 1993 Long Island Pine Barrens Protection Act)
ECL 57-0119
(unofficial copy)
Commission roster
Central Pine Barrens Advisory Committee
26 organizations
NY Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) Article 57
(the 1993 Long Island Pine Barrens Protection Act)
ECL 57-0119(9)
(unofficial copy)
List of organizations
List of individuals
Pine Barrens Credit Clearinghouse Board of Advisors
5 individuals
Commission via the 1995 Pine Barrens Plan
Section 6.6 of the
Pine Barrens Plan Volume 1
Clearinghouse roster
Pine Barrens Law Enforcement Council (LEC)
  • Public Education Committee (joint committee with Wildfire Task Force)
  • Awards Committee
25 organizations
Commission via the 1995 Pine Barrens Plan
Section 7.4 of the
Pine Barrens Plan Volume 1
Law Enforcement roster
Pine Barrens Protected Lands Council (PLC)
12 voting organizations plus variable number of non voting organizations
The Commission via the 1995 Pine Barrens Plan
Section 7.1 of the
Pine Barrens Plan Volume 1
Protected Lands roster
Pine Barrens Wildfire
Task Force (WTF)
  • Training and Equipment
  • Fire Investigation and Documentation
  • Fire Protection Assessment
  • Fire Weather
  • Prescribed Fire
  • Public Education (joint committee with Law Enforcement Council)
  • Wildfire and Incident Management Academy (see below)
44 organizations
The Commission through a 1995 resolution,
as later amended.
Commission resolution establishing the
Wildfire Task Force
Wildfire Task Force roster
NY Wildfire and Incident Management Academy Board of Directors
5 individuals
The Commission through a 1999 resolution,
as later amended.
Commission resolution establishing the Academy.
Chair and both Vice Chairs of the Wildfire Task Force, the Academy Coordinator, and a Commission selected member.
Pine Barrens Research Committee
4 organizations
Informal result of first (1996) Pine Barrens Research Forum. Members are the sponsors of the annual Pine Barrens Research Forum.
Informal Committee
Brookhaven National Laboratory,
Long Island Groundwater Research Institute of SUNY at Stony Brook, Foundation for Ecological Research in the Northeast and
the Commission
Environmental Education Committee
  • Education Curriculum
  • Discovery Day
  • Visitors Center
9 individuals
Required by 2007 job description for the Environmental Education and Outreach Coordinator
Informal Committee(s)
Membership varies as need
dictates.  Please call the Commission office for the current roster.
MSRM Regional Park - Central Pine Barrens Commission "Twinning Cooperation" Committee
Unspecified total.
Requires an equal number of individuals from both parties.
2004 Memorandum of Agreement approved by each party.
10/8/04 Memorandum of Agreement with the Migliarino - San Rossore - Massaciuccoli Regional Park in Pisa, Italy 
To be appointed.