Discover New York's Wild Side
- Wildlife watching in New York. // New York State Conservationist;Feb98, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p6
Focuses on the New York Department of Environmental Conservation's Wildlife Observation Program. Brochures published by the department as part of the observation program; Listing of established wildlife viewing sites; Order information.
- Help! There's a Raccoon in My Chimney. Hershey, Daniel L. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec88, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p35
Reports on the assistance provided by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in handling nuisance wildlife. Animals categorize as nuisance; Agency's giving of authority to qualified individuals within the private sector to become nuisance wildlife control agents;...
- Untitled. Martens, Joe // New York State Conservationist;Apr2013, Vol. 67 Issue 5, preceding p3
In this article, the author focuses on wildlife in New York. He relates that wildlife watching is one of the fastest growing forms of outdoor recreation across the U.S. He says that the New York Department of Environmental Conservation will be holding a series of events to launch the book "New...
- DEC Publishes New Fish and Wildlife Brochure. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec88, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p48
Reports on New York State's Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) released of a brochure, entitled 'I Love New York Fish and Wildlife'. Funding for the publication; Main emphasis of the brochure; Information provided by the brochure.
- Here a Deer, There a Deer, Everywhere a Deer. Sauer, Peggy R. // Conservationist;Nov/Dec84, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p44
Reports on the growing deer population of New York state as of 1984. Population that outgrew the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's management goal; Success of the white-tailed deer; Reasons for the population explosion; Damage to agricultural crops from foraging deer;...
- Hooked on Horn. LaManna, Bernadette // New York State Conservationist;Oct2004, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p25
Features John Proud, a retired wildlife manager in the New York Department of Environmental Conservation and horn maker. Interest in powder horns; Information on horns in the colonial period; Characteristics of horns.
- Chronic Wasting Disease in NY. // New York State Conservationist;Jun2005, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p29
Reports on the discovery of chronic wasting disease in captive white-tailed deer in Oneida County, New York. Decision of the New York Department of Environmental Conservation to begin a deer sampling program; Impact of the disease on deer management and use in the state.
- NEWS. // New York State Conservationist;Oct2005, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p33
This section reports on the changes made by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to big game hunting seasons in the southern zones to be implemented in fall 2005 season which are designed to better meet wildlife management goals and provide recreational opportunity. The...
- SPARC concerned by Stewart NYS reforestation documents. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;04/12/99-04/19/99, Vol. 9 Issue 25, p42
Reports that the Stewart Park and Reserve Coalition (SPARC) has reviewed the documents transferring approximately 5,100 acres of the Stewart Buffer lands from New York State Department of Environmental Conservation as a Reforestation Area. Comments by Sandra Kissam, president of SPARC;...