June 2011
New York State Conservationist;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, preceding p2
The author describes summer recreation opportunities offered by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) for nature lovers. Basic amenities and provisions are available at 52 campgrounds in the Catskill and Adirondack Parks. Fishing trips are offered at the DEC's fishery management programs in streams and lakes in the state. The author also talks about how revenues earned from tourism are spent on local businesses that provide more than entertainment, lodging, and food and fuel.


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