October 2010
New York State Conservationist;Oct2010, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p28
This section presents an update on issues related to birds and bird population in New York. Outcomes of the 2009 deer and bear hunting season in the state were reported to be successful. The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) implemented a 10-year management plan for ring-necked pheasants. The association for Conservation Information named DEC as the second placer in the Education and Outreach category of its 2009 national Awards.


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