Mapes, Jeffrey
October 2006
New York State Conservationist;Oct2006, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p6
The article provides information on the New York State Open Space Conservation Plan. Governor Pataki will sign the fifth edition of the Open Space Conservation Plan, setting the future agenda for open space conservation. Under the agenda, the state's working forest conservation easement and farmland protection programs will be enhanced to ensure the future economic viability of the state's natural-resource-based economy in the face of ever-increasing development pressures.


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