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Conservationist 2018 Issues

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December 2018

View the December issue here (PDF, 11.45 MB)

Highlights of the December issue include:

  • Learn how reptiles, amphibians, and insects survive winter
  • Meet the black-capped chickadee
  • Celebrate 50 years of the NYS Outdoor Education Association
  • Read about a snowy owl irruption
  • Raise quail in the classroom
  • 20 years of the SCA working in the Adirondacks

And more!

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October 2018

View the October issue here (PDF, 8.8 MB)

Highlights of the October issue include:

  • Enjoying deer camp
  • Learn about climate change in NY
  • Visit Hanging Bog WMA and the Chateagay Fish Hatchery
  • Enjoy the colors of autumn
  • Read about whales off of NYC
  • Explore artificial reefs
  • Hike the Adirondacks
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August 2018

View the August issue here (PDF, 9.1 MB)

Highlights of the August issue include:

  • Learn how to photograph wildlife without disturbing it
  • Read about the decline of mallards
  • Visit Rome Sand Plains, Erwin WMA, and the Catskill Fish Hatchery
  • Understand harmful algal blooms
  • Discover the alewives of Long Island
  • Celebrate the Tug Hill Commission and NYS Outdoor Writers Association
  • Connect kids to parks
  • Explore the archery in the schools program

And more!

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June 2018

View the June issue here (PDF, 20.7 MB)

Highlights of the June issue include:

  • Learn about Blanding's turtles and fireflies
  • Hunt for bees
  • Paddle the Boreas Ponds Tract
  • Stay hydrated
  • Celebrate Rogers Environmental Education Center
  • Visit the Braddock Bay Wildlife Management Area and Bath Fish Hatchery

And more!

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April 2018

View the April issue (PDF, 12.54 MB)

Highlights of the April issue include:

  • Spring panfishing
  • Celebrate Earth Week
  • Learn about Chittenango Creek restoration
  • Explore New York's covered bridges
  • Be Pet Smart
  • Visit Utica Marsh WMA and the Adirondack Fish Hatchery
  • Discover ruffed grouse
  • Clean power and habitat improvement

And more!

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February 2018

View the February issue (PDF, 13.2 MB)

Highlights of the February issue include:

  • Learn about great gray owls
  • Discover the Washington County Grasslands WMA
  • Study black bears
  • Take part in iSeeMammals
  • Environmental Excellence Awards
  • Attend an Allegany Nature Pilgrimage

And much more!