Make a Difference in New York
The Nature Conservancy was born with the purchase of Mianus River Gorge Preserve in 1955 right here in New York. Since then, we have conserved more than 815,000 acres across the state. We continue to be a conservation leader and are proud to have been the first state program to establish programs to make our water cleaner, our oceans healthier and our cities thriving.
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Our work extends far beyond New York City and the surrounding areas. There's even more to explore around the Finger Lakes and the Great Lakes.Explore
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