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Volume 62, Number 3

December, 2007

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New York City flora

Searching for Green in Gotham

New York City's flora continues to adapt

by Robert DeCandido, Ph. D.

page 2

two bucks fighting

You Lookin' at Me

by Dave Nelson

page 10

marten in snow

Meet The Marten

by Paul Jensen

page 12

christmas ornament

Less Waste, More Fulfilling

by Debbie Jackson

page 17

x-country skiier

Empire State Adventures

Slip-Sliding Away

by Brian Swinn

page 18


Still Counting After All These years

Citizen science as a Christmas tradition

by Scott Stoner and Denise Hackert-Stoner

page 22


On Patrol

by Ranger Chris Liebelt and ECO Lt. Ken Didion

page 28


page 29

Letters and Reviews

page 30

Back Trails

by Bill Healy

page 32