The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission

The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission is a NYS public benefit corporation that oversees the protection and management of the Albany Pine Bush Preserve.

Our Mission

To protect and manage the unique and endangered natural communities and species of the Albany Pine Bush, for ecological benefits and controlled and appropriate public recreational and educational use.

More about us

The Commission works in partnership with landowners and cooperation with local communities to create environmentally compatible development. Click here to meet the Commission board and preserve staff.

To assist in this effort, local partners support particular programs or projects. These include businesses, corporations, foundations, individuals and groups. Working together achieves mutual benefits. Click here to learn about becoming a partner.


Visit this page for information on past and upcoming board and committee meetings.


Click here to see who's on the board and various committees.

Reports, Policies & Procedures

Visit this page for information on our public authority reporting.