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State Parks Welcomes a New Nature Center

Interpreting might seem like a strange way to describe what the naturalists and historians at Letchworth State Park do.  Instead of interpreting one human language to another, they tell the stories of the people who came before and of the beings with no languages; the rocks, trees and animals that make the park such a special place. 551 more words

Nature Centers

Memorial Day Home Exchange In Syracuse, New York

Friday of Memorial Day weekend found us beginning our home exchange season in Fayetteville, New York. It is about 6 miles from Syracuse in what is popularly known as the Finger Lakes region. 745 more words

Home Exchange

Kenya

Kenya seems to be the kind of dog that is ready for anything. She was not particularly energetic when I photographed her but you could tell she has the energy just ready to unleash it when the right activity is offered to her. 206 more words

Dogs

FORCES : College Students Support Stewardship in New York State Parks

As the summer months wind down, the FORCES Program staff of the Central and Finger Lakes Regions are busy both reflecting on the last few months and making plans for the next academic year. 561 more words

Park Projects

Spotlight on Sarah Goodwin

Dempsey & Carroll’s Austin Ackles sat down with Sarah Goodwin of Daisies and Pearls to chat about Maine and the coming seasons.

AA: How did the name Daisies and Pearls come about? 277 more words

Riesling; at Home in the Finger Lakes Region

Wine grapes have been cultivated in the Finger Lakes region of New York since the mid 17th century when Jesuit missionaries used native North American grapes to make sacramental wine. 371 more words

Wine