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For Release: Friday, February 7, 2020

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity for Saturday, February 8

Reinstein Woods to Host Annual Winter Wonderland

What: DEC staff and volunteers giving winter activity demonstrations including ice fishing demonstrations, snowshoeing for kids, nature crafts, exhibits, demonstrations, and visits from costumed characters. DEC Forest Rangers, an Erie County Park Ranger, and the Niagara Frontier Search and Rescue Team offering presentations and guided hikes.

  • At 1:00 p.m. DEC Forest Rangers will demonstrates flat-ice rescue techniques.
  • At 12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. an Erie County Park Ranger will lead winter wildlife survival hikes.

When: Saturday, February 8, 2020, noon - 4 p.m.
Where: Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew

The event will be held regardless of snow conditions. For a complete list of activities, visit

DEC Contact Day of Event: Meaghan Boice-Green (585) 944-0951

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