See What's Underground!


Experience Nature

Common mammals that you might see in the Preserve include: Deer, Coyote, Chipmunk, Opossum, Raccoon, Red Fox, and Fisher. Red Fox Photo Courtesy of The Nature Conservancy

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Mailing Address

Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission

195 New Karner Road, Suite 1

Albany, New York 12205

Commission Staff

The Commission contains a staff of recognized experts in natural resource protection and management, scientific research and environmental education.

Commission Members

The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission consists of the Commissioner of the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, the Commissioner of the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, the Mayor of the City of Albany, the supervisors of the towns of Colonie and Guilderland, the Albany County Executive, the state director of The Nature Conservancy in New York and four private citizen members appointed by the Governor and approved by the Senate.


In an emergency please call 911.

If you would like to report a rules violation or non-emergency problem, please call the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation dispatch center 1-877-457-5680.