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The New York State Outdoor Education Association
is the professional membership organization
supporting outdoor and environmental education
and interpretive services in New York State since 1968


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Apply now for a Watershed Forestry Bus Tour Grant

Come experience the New York City watershed and drinking water supply system first-hand. Learn about the NYC watershed's lands, waters, and people with a special focus on how forests work to protect water quality.

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A Tribute to Brother Yusuf

Brother Yusuf passed away Friday, December 5th. A mentor, friend, and my one of my heroes, he will surely be missed.  He had a mission to connect urban youth to nature.  He touched the lives of thousands of youth and their families, and gave them the opportunity to experience nature and the outdoors.

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