- Outdoor Fun!--Women learn outdoor skills at Becoming an Outdoors-Woman events. Roods, Merycarol // New York State Conservationist;Dec2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p14
The author presents a personal narrative of her experience in participating in Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) seminar sponsored by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation on a facility on Lake George, New York.
- The Many Uses of Carlton Hill. Kiel, David L. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p16
Features the Carlton Hill Multiple Use Area, an open-space tract of public land administered jointly by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation's division of lands and forests and the bureau of wildlife for a broad spectrum of outdoor activities. Other Multiple Use Areas in the...
- VIRTUAL HUNTING. Jones, Wayne // New York State Conservationist;Aug2000, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p10
Describes a program launched by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) as of August 2000. Virtual hunting experiences provided to help teach the principles of safe and responsible hunting; Questions frequently asked about hunting; Basic rules of firearms safety taught to...
- GIRLZ 2 WOMEN. Gurnett, Kate // New York State Conservationist;Jun2002, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p6
Provides information on the 'Becoming an Outdoors-Woman' workshop sponsored by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation. Registration fee; Goal of the workshop; Outdoor activities included in the workshop; Comments from participants.
- DEC Camps Changed My Life. Mulverhill, Kirk // New York State Conservationist;Apr2003, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p28
Reflects on New York's Department of Environmental Conservation's Environmental Education Youth Summer Camp Program. Activities at the summer camp; Impact of the camp on children; Advantage of the summer camp.
- New Access to Catskill Lands. // New York State Conservationist;Feb2009, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p29
The article reports on the agreement completed by New York State and New York City officials to open 13,000 acres of city-owned property in the Catskills. Under the agreement, only Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) hunting, fishing and trapping licenses will be required. According...
- Home away from Home. Bidell, Ellen; Scott, Brian // New York State Conservationist;Jun2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p6
The article looks at the appeal of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) campgrounds in the state of New York to campers. There are 52 public campgrounds throughout Adirondack and Catskill parks that are being managed by DEC. Among the outdoor recreation offered to campers are...
- Untitled. Martens, Joe // New York State Conservationist;Apr2013, Vol. 67 Issue 5, preceding p3
In this article, the author focuses on wildlife in New York. He relates that wildlife watching is one of the fastest growing forms of outdoor recreation across the U.S. He says that the New York Department of Environmental Conservation will be holding a series of events to launch the book "New...
- Trails Supporter Patch. // New York State Conservationist;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p28
The article reports on the sale of the Trails Supporters Patch to help protect and enhance the public trail network and promote outdoor recreational activity in New York state. The patch can be purchased for a $5 donation at all sporting license outlets and on the website of the Department of...