ON Patrol

Caifa, Tom; Solan, John
April 2009
New York State Conservationist;Apr2009, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p31
The article relates several stories from conservation officers and forest rangers while on duty in New York. It recalls that environmental conservation officer (ECO) John Blades and environmental conservation investigator (ECI) Ken Bruno responded to a tip on a hidden moose carcass in Keene. Forest Ranger Luke Evans was able to locate three hikers who were lost in the Independence River Wild Forest in Herkimer County. ECO Brian Wade tracked down the fox that bit a teenager in Livingston County in order to help with the proper treatment of the victim.


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