TITLE

Camping + Family = Fun

AUTHOR(S)
Stegmann, Eileen C.
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Aug99, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on family camping at the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) campgrounds in New York. Facilities in the campgrounds; Conveniences provided by the DEC campgrounds; Outdoor recreational activities offered by the DEC campgrounds.
ACCESSION #
2212552

 

Related Articles

  • 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...

  • DEC Summer Camper Recounts Experiences. Plante, David // New York State Conservationist;Apr2000, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p20 

    Focuses on the summer camps operated by the United States Department of Environmental Commission (DEC) in New York State. Addition to the environmental education camp program of DEC; Details on the summer camps of DEC; How the camping experience influenced the life of the attendees.

  • DEC won't open some campgrounds this summer.  // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;3/24/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 71, p2 

    The article announces that the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will not open some campgrounds in the summer of 2010 in Albany, New York.

  • How DEC Summer Camp Shaped My Life. Canary, Bret // New York State Conservationist;Feb2009, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p9 

    The article presents testimonies of how the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Summer Camp shaped the lives of some attendees. One attendee says his experience in the summer camp when he was 13 years old influenced his desire to become a camp counselor. A wildlife biologist...

  • Family Camping. Biddell, Ellen // New York State Conservationist;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p8 

    The article focuses on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) campgrounds located in the Adirondack and Catskill Forest Preserves. Options available to families at the campgrounds are described, including swimming beaches, hiking and nature trails, canoe trips, and...

  • String of Memories--a week at a DEC education camp can change lives. Perry, Dannielle // New York State Conservationist;Feb2012, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p17 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores a 12-year-old's experience of joining a summer camp operated by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC).

  • Summer Youth Camp.  // New York State Conservationist;Feb2006, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p29 

    The article reports on the opening of the registration for the 59th New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Environmental Education summer camp for youths.

  • Camping Makes Dollar$ and Sense. Bernhard, Douglas; Tompkins, Jessica // New York State Conservationist;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p11 

    The article discusses the economic benefits of camping in the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) public campgrounds for both vacationers and local business owners. Figures show that more than 1.6 million visitors go to the campgrounds located in the Adirondack and...

  • More Than A Campsite. Fitzgerald, Dough; Harrison, Ann // New York State Conservationist;Jun2001, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p13 

    Focuses on camping in the Forest Preserve campgrounds of New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. Details on the nature-based programs of the department; Description of a camping trip offered in the programs.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics