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Smokey Bear Day 10/4/17

We will host our annual Smokey Bear Day on Monday October 9, 2017, 10am – 2pm at the Discovery Center.

We Need Help from ... 9/25/17

We are looking for neighbors that live within half a mile of the preserve to help track changing weather patterns by measuring the depth of snow in their own backyard.

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Land Protection Project

The Friends of the Pine Bush Community are partnering with the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy to protect and dedicate additional property for addition to the Albany Pine Bush Preserve. Your donation to the Land Protection Campaign will make this possible.

Please click here make your contribution or send your donation to Friends of the Pine Bush Community, 195 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205 and specify your gift to the Land Protection Campaign. Please make checks payable to the “Friends of the Pine Bush Community”.

For more information about the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy please visit