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2020 Issues

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Fall

Download the Fall issue (PDF)

Hey Kids and Families - Are you finding that you're spending more and more time indoors? Maybe getting caught up in a video game or watching what others are doing on social media? Getting outdoors and being an adventurer is way more fun! This guide will show you how to do it and how to stay safe at the same time.

Spring

Please note, due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and temporary closure of NYS schools, the planned Spring issue was not published.

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Winter

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In this issue, students will learn what amphibians and reptiles are, as well as the differences between them, their natural history, and what species are found in New York State.