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The cover of the February 2020 issue of Conservationist features a winter scene in Albany's Washington Park

Published six times a year, Conservationist is a New York State-focused magazine that is packed with informative and entertaining articles, first-rate photography and stunning artwork. Articles cover a broad range of environmental and natural history related topics, including fishing, hiking, recreation, travel, hunting, and nature studies. Check out our latest issue below.

Highlights of the February issue:

  • Explore cross-country skiing
  • Meet the junco
  • Get ready to bring your own bag
  • Read about a moose encounter
  • Celebrate Jean Gawalt
  • Learn about urban forestry

And more!

Conservationist connects New Yorkers to nature!

For back issues, please note: Back issues of Conservationist are now available online at the New York State Library. If you are looking for a specific article and cannot find it, please email us and we will help you find it.