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Insouciant coyotes take Manhattan

An adventurous coyote led police on a futile chase through Riverside Park on the Upper West Side, the second to be seen in Manhattan in April, and the sixth NYC coyote sighting of 2015, a record-breaking pace.

A rare bastion for a true “first nature” park in the Bronx

How can the 50 acre segment of “old growth” forest in the New York Botanical Garden, comprised of trees and wildlife that have been a part of New York since the days of Henry Hudson, be protected and preserved from the second-hand effects of urbanization?

Swarming the city (beez in the sky)

Reports of bee swarms throughout the city already outnumber previous years. If the bee population is declining world wide, why is this happening?