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Working to promote, enhance and protect the network of parks, trails and greenways across New York State.
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Parks & Trails NY 16h
Outdoor and Experience Mangr. Melissa Abramson shared with us that outdoor recreation comprises a hefty 2.2% of our nation's GDP! A useful tidbit to share with our legislators today.
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Parks & Trails NY 18h
is prepping us here in Albany on the importance of trails and recreation as our 2019 Trails Advocacy Day commences.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 17
What's happening in our state parks this spring? After all, spring is a time for renewal and rejuvenation--there’s no better time to gain some knowledge or find a new hobby. These upcoming events will surely inspire you:
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 16
A big win for in DC! With bipartisan support, the House of Representatives voted to pass the Natural Resources Management Act, which will permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund Here are the details:
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 16
Calling all wannabe citizen scientists - volunteer to help with the annual salamander and frog migration.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 15
Read about the international trails conference coming to Syracuse, spring activities in parks and lots more in our March eNews.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 14
There’s still time to register for Trails Advocacy Day on March 18 and let legislators know how important trails are to you.
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Land&WaterConsFund Mar 13
"With the new law, Congressional proponents and long-time Fund supporters got part of what they’d wanted: permanent reauthorization by striking an expiration date from the LWCF." The other part? Full dedicated funding.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 13
★Advocacy for NY's trails ★Speaking out for our parks ★A big win in DC . . . Just a few of the items in our March eNews that just hit the shelves. Check it out here:
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 13
We (all of us) did it!
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NYEnviroFund Mar 12
The New York State Assembly released their proposed budget bill, which removes the proposed language that would allow state agencies to use to cover staffing costs. Thank you ! Want all the details? See our chart!
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NY State Parks Mar 12
So glad you came! NY Public School teachers plan now-- The Connect Kids to Parks grant program will refund up to $1,000* of the field trip costs per classroom, per trip. Learn more:
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Land&WaterConsFund Mar 12
BREAKING: Today marks a historic bipartisan victory as legislation to becomes law. Congress must continue to stand with the American people to dedicate full funding for to keep the promise to America. Read Coalition's statement here:
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 12
announced artist 's proposed design for a 7-foot bronze statue of Sojourner Truth to be located at the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park along the .
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 12
Activists Call For Revitalization of State Parks System via
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NYEnviroFund Mar 11
Today we stood with and leaders from across New York to demand that keep protecting our clean water, parks, farms, and so much more. It should not be used to cover the costs of agency staff. Find press info here:
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NY State Parks Mar 11
It's true! You can renew last year's Empire Pass for the 2019 season all online-- plus you'll get $10 off (reg. price $80). Don't delay, this offer is only available through March 31, 2019.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 11
Check out the recently released Capital District Trails Plan. With 89 miles of trail in place, the plan lays out a goal to add 10 miles each year for a final mileage of 289. What a great model for other areas of NYS.
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 10
What to do this weekend...what to do??? Maple Sugaring...Trout Fishing Workshop...Yoga/Meditation. There's something for everyone at our state parks. See for yourself:
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Parks & Trails NY Mar 9
Join us for Trails Advocacy Day on Monday, March 18, 2019 in Albany to ensure that the Empire State Trail continues to be fully funded and to encourage legislators to start planning for the future of New York’s multi-use trail network.
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