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The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm. Due to the weather, some programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

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Legacy: Conserving New York State's Biodiversity

Elizabeth A. Johnson & Donald Smith (eds.)

Legacy Conserving New York State's Biodiversity

From the rocky summits of the Adirondack High Peaks to the hundreds of miles of shoreline along the Atlantic Ocean and the Great Lakes, New York State's rich mosaic of wild neighborhoods supports an abundant variety of life.Legacy offers a remarkable glimpse into this vast array of biodiversity, including the birds in our parks, life in freshwater ponds, varied ecosystems such as alpine tundra, oak-pine forests, and coastal dunes, and much more.Legacy: Conserving New York State's Biodiversity is a product of a unique partnership between the American Museum of Natural History's Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, the New York State Biodiversity Research Institute, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, The Nature Conservancy, and the New York Natural Heritage Program. To request a copy of Legacy (free), please go to New York State
Biodiversity Research Institute's page.

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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