New York state parks and campsites
- C. 550 BC: Greece. // Lapham's Quarterly;Summer2014, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p75
The poem "MAKING THE MOST OF IT" is presented. First Line: Let me advise the world: so long as you possess; Last Line: blind evermore, fine fellow that I am.
- Sit Back and Enjoy the View. Wein, Bibi // Wildflower (Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center);Fall2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p8
The article praises the beauty of the Adirondack Park during fall in New York. It is the largest protected area in the U.S. It has mountains, wetlands, mixed hardwood and boreal forests with more than 150 species of native trees, shrubs and vines. Its fall foliage adventure offers a challenging...
- New York State Parks 2009 reservations up 6 percent over last year. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/6/2009, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p20
The article reports on the growth in reservations for state parks in New York for 2009. According to the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, reservation for parks in the state increased by six percent with bookings for cabins, campsites and cottages at 45,300....
- Joint-venture garden for Battery Park City. P.D.S. // Architectural Record;Aug1991, Vol. 179 Issue 8, p25
Reports that Cooper, Robertson & Partners is teaming with visual artist Jennifer Bartlett and landscape architects Quennell Rothschild to create the South Garden at New York's Battery Park City.
- A falls for remembering. Newman, J.L. // Focus;Winter89, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p21
Describes the views at Taughannock Falls State Park in New York. Height of the falls, considered the highest east of the Rockies; Surrounding gorges; Seasonal changes at the falls.
- Adirondack high. Mitchell, John G.; Stenzel, Maria // National Geographic;Jun98, Vol. 193 Issue 6, p118
Highlights the Adirondack Mountains in New York State. Details about Adirondack Park; Peaks in the area; The number of summits above 4,000 feet; The author's experience in hiking in the area; Aesthetic pleasures of the High Peaks and other Adirondack wilderness; The conflict of private...
- The Great Lakes Garden & Visitor Center. Mazzarella, Patricia // Conservationist;Jun93, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p36
Discusses an unusual garden, a living map of the Great Lakes, miniaturized lakes designed to scale, with lawn instead of water filling the lake beds, at the Niagara Reservation State Park. Nation's first state park; Great Lakes Garden and Visitor Center; Four upper lakes, Superior, Michigan,...
- "Subverting the context": Public space and public design. Glazer, Nathan // Public Interest;Fall92, Issue 109, p3
Discusses land on the island of Manhattan which will provide an opportunity for a park on the Hudson River. Involvement of Donald Trump and community groups; Historical background on the building of parks and parkways; Frederick Law Olmsted; Calvert Vaux; `The Granite Garden,' by Anne Whiston...
- A Park for All Seasons. Fiori, Pamela // Town & Country;Dec2003, Vol. 157 Issue 5283, p45
Presents information on the 150th Anniversary celebration of the Central Park in New York.