Greening the Woods

Rosenburg, Kristen
August 2007
New York State Conservationist;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p18
The article focuses on the new environmental education center established at the Dr. Winston Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve in New York. The 292-acre nature preserve was donated to the State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) by the Reinstein family in 1986. The education center was designed to achieve a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating from the U.S. Green Building Council. Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are the basis of the green features of the center.


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