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Smokey Bear Day

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  • The Albany Pine Bush Preserve will host its annual Smokey Bear Day on Monday October 9, 2017 from 10am – 2pm at the Discovery Center. Visitors will learn how the Commission uses prescribed fire to keep the Pine Bush, listed as a National Natural Landmark, a healthy habitat for the unique species of plants and animals that thrive there. Smokey Bear and a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Ranger will make appearances throughout the day, and Commission Fire Management and Education staff will be on hand.

Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission
  • 195 New Karner Rd
  • Albany, NY 12205