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NYS DEC Plans To Manage Use Of Catskill Park

Nov 20, 2020
Atop a Catskills Peak
WAMC, Allison Dunne

The COVID-19 pandemic has drawn more people outdoors, often into areas officials say were already overused. Now, the New York state Department of Environmental Conservation has created a strategic planning initiative to manage the Catskill Park.

Catskill Park Advocates Press For More Funding

Feb 4, 2020
Allison Dunne

Catskill Park advocates are spending the day in Albany calling for increased funding in the proposed budget. And they’re bolstering their advocacy with an updated report on the impact of outdoor activities in the Catskills.

Courtesy of the Catskill Center

The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development will mark its 50th anniversary Saturday.

The Catskill Center and New York City Department of Environmental Protection have preserved their first parcel of land under a new program.