ERIC Number: ED042654
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Mar
Reference Count: 0
First Report to the Governor and Legislature on Conservation Education, State of New York Temporary State Commission on Youth Education in Conservation.
New York State Legislature, Albany.
Included is a review of the current programs for teaching the principles of conservation in New York state, and recommendations for extension and development of such programs. Both the federal and state government agencies involved in conservation education are considered. A summary is presented for the facilities and programs in conservation within the State Conservation Department, State Education Department, colleges and universities, and local and regional organizations. A public hearing devoted to conservation problems is briefly summarized with recommendations for new programs, course content, resources and facilities, and teacher education. The Commission concludes with 11 unanswered questions, important for future development in conservation education and which suggest the direction for further study by the Commission. Bibliography. (PR)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Legislature, Albany.