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Conservationist Magazine

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.

Highlights of the December 2021/January 2022 issue (PDF, 9 MB) include:

  • Enjoy ice fishing
  • Learn about counting moose
  • 2022 Conservationist calendar
  • Explore the New York State Birding Trail

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 (leaves DEC website). If you are looking for a specific article and cannot find it, please email us and we will help you find it.