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ClubEnvironmental Clearinghouse of New YorkEnvironmental Clearinghouse of New York (ECOS) is a non profit organization dedicated to understanding and preserving our natural environment in the capital district area. They publish the "Natural Areas of ... County" books for Rensselaer, Albany, Saratoga, and Schenectady counties as well as other local trip and nature guides.Site Up: 8/10/2009 12:21:40 PM
InfoSchenectady County Nature PreservesDescriptions and trail maps for some of the county run nature areas including Schenectady County Forest Preserve, Indian Kill Nature Preserve, and Plotterkill Preserve.Site Up: 3/6/2010 11:28:35 PM
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InfoNYS Canalway TrailMaps and information about the NYS Canalway trail, a 260 mile set of Multi-use trails in upstate NY near the Erie canal.Site Up: 8/3/2009 7:35:27 PM
StoreAdirondack Paddle 'n PoleStore has apparently closed. Here's the Facebook page for it.Site Up: 8/10/2009 12:58:47 PM
InfoHudson Crossing ParkInformation about the Hudson Crossing ParkSite Up: 4/8/2010 7:15:03 PM
InfoA Field Guide to Wildflowers in Local Outdoor AreasContains PDFs showing pictures of different wildflowers and a general idea of where they can be found many of the local outdoor areasSite Up: 4/8/2010 8:12:48 PM
ClubFriends of Grafton Lakes State ParkA Non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the environmental education activities of Grafton Lakes State Park. Includes map of the trails around Grafton State Park.Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:46:59 PM
ConservationClimate Choicesa project of the Union of Concerned Scientists explains the impact of Global Warming.Site Up: 12/28/2011 7:59:45 PM
InfoA Guide to Niskayuna Town ParksSome general information about the town parks in NiskayunaSite Up: 10/25/2015 8:46:51 AM
InfoTo The Capital Region and Beyond!! / Julie's JourneysA blog about fun things to do in the Capital District including hiking. Site Up: 5/26/2014 1:44:32 PM
InfoJohn F. Brown Trail System Facebook PageInformation and maps about the trails in the Mohawk River State Park and surrounding areas in Niskayuna.Site Up: 12/23/2013 7:02:50 PM
ClubMohawk Hudson Land ConservancyThe Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy is a private, not-for-profit organization working to save special places in Albany, Schenectady and Montgomery counties. They have protected more than 2100 acres of land in the region, including over 900 acres open to the public for hiking, cross-country skiing, etc.Site Up: 3/4/2010 2:52:13 PM
ClubUnderground Railway History Project of the Capital RegionA local historical society focused on the Underground Railroad movement. Maintains the Abram Johnson Garden which includes a short path that the chapter helped with. See the flyer for the garden at these links. Page 1 Page 2Site Up: 6/12/2014 6:36:17 PM
ConservationVerizon Wireless RecyclingCell phone and electronic recycling options through Verizon.Site Up: 2/2/2014 6:37:49 PM
ClubCougar Rewilding FoundationAn organization whose goal is "To facilitate the recovery of the cougar in suitable wild habitat east of the Rocky Mountains"Site Up: 4/9/2013 8:45:13 PM
InfoWilton Wildlife Preserve and ParkThe website of the nonprofit organization that is dedicated to enhancing conservation, education, and recreation in the Sartoga Sandplains. Has a special emphasis on preserving the Karner Blue butterfly. Includes trail maps and other information on the area.Site Up: 5/29/2012 6:54:01 PM
InfoNo Rocking Chair For MeA blog local to the Capital District providing photos and descriptions of many local outdoor areas.Site Up: 3/11/2012 11:30:43 AM
ConservationNYS Dept of Environmental ConservationInfo and news about the environment in NYS. Includes the Dunn Memorial Bridge Falcon Nest webcam (March - June) Maps section contains an interactive mapper showing trails and other recreation details for state lands.Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:02:04 PM
ConservationAMC ConservationAppalachian Mountain Club's conservation effortsSite Up: 7/27/2009 12:18:06 PM
ClubFriends of Thacher State Parka non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the educational and interpretive programs at Thacher and Thompson's Lake State Parks Site Up: 12/16/2011 5:20:54 PM
InfoTown of Glenville Parks and RecreationInformation on some of the parks in Glenville including maps of the Sanders Preserve and Indian Meadows ParkSite Up: 8/17/2011 8:34:43 PM
InfoBerkshire HikingA guided hike firm that provides online descriptions for a number of hikes in Southeastern New York and Western Massachusetts and ConnecticutSite Up: 6/23/2011 6:43:26 PM
InfoMushroom ExpertAn online reference for mushrooms.Site Up: 7/6/2010 9:57:56 PM
InfoButterflies and Moths of North America An online reference for Butterflies and Moths. You can see species by state, look up specfici s[ecies or browse a picture gallery.Site Up: 7/6/2010 9:52:38 PM
ClubNew York-New Jersey Trail Conference A nonprofit organization that creates, protects, and promotes a network of over 1,700 miles of public trails in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan region. Has information on trails and trail conditions for the Catskills and further south.Site Up: 4/12/2010 10:53:59 AM
ClubFriends of the Kayaderosseras Friends of the Kayaderosseras was formed in March 2004 in Saratoga County by a diverse group of walkers, nature-lovers, ecologists, kayakers, and fisherman - all with a shared interest in conserving the creek!Site Up: 4/5/2010 10:20:30 PM
ClubSaratoga PLANSaratoga PLAN (Preserving Land And Nature) is a land trust in Saratoga County, directly protecting and managing land and water resources through conservation easements and outright acquisition of property. Site Up: 4/5/2010 8:30:12 PM
MiscThe Heldeberg WorkshopThe Heldeberg Workshop is a is not-for-profit organization that offers a number of educational programs on a 200 acre plot below the Helderberg Escarpment.Site Up: 3/4/2010 6:25:32 PM
ClubHuyck PreserveInformation about the Edmund Niles Hyuck Preserve and the research that takes place there.Site Up: 3/4/2010 3:02:53 PM
InfoAlbany Pine Bush PreserveThe official Albany Pine Bush Preserve website.Site Up: 3/4/2010 2:47:08 PM
StoreDigital Map StoreIn addition to being able to buy topographical maps and other map products, this site provides a free topo map overlay for Google maps. You can zoom to an area, see the topo map showing that area, save it and print it.Site Up: 2/17/2010 9:20:11 PM
MiscAdirondack Sport and Fitness MagazineAdirondack Sports & Fitness is an outdoor recreation and fitness magazine covering the Adirondack Park and greater Capital-Saratoga region of New York State. Site Up: 2/10/2010 9:45:45 AM
InfoNYS State ParksInfo on New York State's State Parks, including Grafton, Cherry Plain, Schodack Island, Saratoga Spa, Peebles Island, Thompson's Lake, The Emma Treadwell Thacher Center, and John Boyd Thacher State Park. Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:42:40 PM
ClubThe Friends of Dyken Pond CenterInformation about the Dyken Pond Environmental Education Center including events and trail maps.Site Up: 1/9/2010 6:32:01 PM
InfoDEC State Lands Interactive MapperAn online map showing details of state lands including trails. Allows you do zoom, see satellite photos, move around, choose details to view, print maps etc.Site Up: 12/12/2009 10:39:17 AM
ClubHoosic River Watershed AssociationDevoted to the Restoration, Conservation, and Enjoyment of the Hoosic. Contains much information including maps and paddling details about the Hoosic River which runs from Massachusetts through Vermont to the Hudson River in Northern Rensselaer County.Site Up: 12/10/2009 7:04:53 PM
InfoWhat BirdIncludes an interactive search on attributes useful for identifying birds. Among other things you can specify any or all the following attributes and get a listing or thumbnails of birds that have those attributes: Location, Shape, Size, Color Primary, Color Secondary, Habitat, Bill Shape, Bill Length, Wing Shape. Site Up: 10/29/2009 8:58:49 AM
InfoAll About BirdsCornell Lab of Ornithology's web page. Bird guide with sounds and videos and a lot of other information about birds.Site Up: 10/29/2009 8:54:01 AM
ClubThe Nature ConservatoryA wordwide conservation organization. Owns the following areas in our region. Albany County: Bear Swamp, Hannacroix Ravine Preserve, Kenrose Preserve, Limestone Rise Preserve, Whitbeck Memorial Grove; Rensselaer County: Barberville Falls, Stewart Preserve; Schenectady County: Christman Sanctuary, Lisha Kill Natural Area, Moccasin Kill Sanctuary; Washington County: Denton Sanctuary Lower Poultney River/Saddles Preserves.Site Up: 8/10/2009 1:16:06 PM
ClubHudson-Mohawk Bird ClubA local bird watching club with regular programs and activities.Site Up: 8/10/2009 10:38:23 AM
InfoBike Trail MapsMaps created by the Capital District Transportation Committee for the Mohawk Hudson Bike Trail and other trails in the area.Site Up: 8/3/2009 7:27:01 PM
ClubAppalachian Trail ConservancyThe Appalachian Trail Conservancy is a volunteer organization that takes care of the Appalachian Trail, the 2170 miles route from Maine to Georgia.Site Up: 8/3/2009 7:23:00 PM
ClubSierra ClubThe Sierra Club is an environmental organization founded by John Muir in 1892.Site Up: 7/27/2009 2:10:14 PM
InfoGoogle MapsGet driving directions, see Satellite pictures and streetview photos of selected areas.Site Up: 7/27/2009 1:14:21 PM
StoreEastern Mountain SportsRetailer of outdoor gearSite Up: 7/27/2009 12:28:49 PM
InfoGeocaching DatabaseGeocaching is an activity where you use a GPS system to locate a "cache", generally a container containing a logbook where you record your finding of the cache and often a collection of trinkets that you can trade with. This site has a searchable database and other information about geocaching.Site Up: 7/27/2009 11:48:34 AM
ClubAdirondack Mountain ClubWebsite for the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:24:29 PM
StoreAMC StoreBooks, maps, and gear. AMC members get discount.Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:22:30 PM
AMCAppalachian Mountain ClubMain site for the Appalachian Mountain Club Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:11:17 PM
InfoWeather ChannelFind weather information based on zipcode or citySite Up: 7/27/2009 12:09:13 PM
ClubGrafton Trail BlazersLocal snowmobile club based in Grafton. Has map of Rensselaer County trails.Site Up: 7/27/2009 12:06:58 PM
InfoSaratoga Woods and WaterwaysA blog with lots of local outdoor photos. Emphassis is on plants.Site Up: 7/21/2009
InfoWhat's that bug?A site about bugs. Many photosSite Up: 7/27/2009 11:55:47 AM
ClubNew York Capital Region GeocachersLocal geocaching group Site Up: 7/27/2009 11:50:41 AM
ClubRensselaer Land TrustA not-for profit corporation organized exclusively for the purposes of preserving and protecting real property in Rensselaer CountySite Up: 7/21/2009 12:10:46 PM
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