Conservation Fund Buys 23,000 acres Near Albany

Cowee Forest, an important wildlife habitat, spans corners of New York, Vermont, and Massachusetts.
Looking toward Albany

Looking toward Albany from the Taconics, near Cowee Forest.

The Conservation Fund recently purchased 23,053-acre Cowee Forest, within a short drive of Albany, NY, and Bennington, VT, with an eye toward habitat protection and public access to hiking, biking, fishing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing. More than 16,000 of those acres are located in eastern New York.