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The front cover of the April/May 2021 Conservationist shows a person trout fishing

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.

In the April/May 2021 issue (PDF, 10.6 MB):

  • Spring trout fishing
  • Learn about heritage trout
  • River otter recovery
  • Meet the pumpkinseed
  • Fishing from a kayak

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.