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Outdoor Recreation

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Upper Hudson Hut-To-Hut Trail System Proposed

New York State has partnered with the Five Towns of the Upper Hudson Recreation Hub expected to help develop tourist… >>More

Natural History

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Understanding The Life Span Of Whitetail Deer

Just about everyone who saw the Walt Disney classic “Bambi” shed a tear, or at least stifled the urge to… >>More

Environment

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New Report On The State of North America’s Birds

The North American Bird Conservation Initiative (NABCI) just released The State of North America’s Birds 2016, the first comprehensive report… >>More

History & Culture

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Dannemora Escapee Jack Williams: At First, Too Big to Succeed

As the one-year anniversary of the infamous Dannemora prison break approaches, here’s the story of an inmate linked to a… >>More

The Video Room

Early-Season Ice Climbing With MudRat

  Kevin “MudRat” MacKenzie posted this video on YouTube after climbing the Skinny Slide on Upper Wolfjaw Mountain in search… >>More

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