October 2008
New York State Conservationist;Oct2008, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p28
This section offers news briefs related to wilderness conservation in the U.S. The Department of Environmental Conservation has marked sturgeon from the Hudson with sonic transmitters. The John A. Brooks Memorial Fishing Pier, named after the late Environmental Conservation Officer, has become the latest addition to the lake's shore. The Junior Hunting Law mandates that 14- and 15-year-olds now have the opportunity to hunt big game with a firearm, as long as they are accompanied by an experienced, qualified adult.


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