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The front cover of the October/November issue of Conservationist features a fall hunting photo

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 October/November (PDF, 14.4 MB) issue:

  • Learn about hunting safely
  • Read some hunting stories
  • Relive a whale rescue
  • Enjoy autumn in New York
  • Learn about little brown bats

And much 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.