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The cover of the April 2020 issue of Conservationist features a Montauk on Long Island

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 April issue:

  • Celebrate the 50th anniversaries of DEC and Earth Day
  • Meet the sea star
  • Learn about marine debris
  • Read about restoring lake trout to Lake Erie and the return of the brook trout to Lake Colden
  • Explore New York's accessible recreation resources

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.