Website and Privacy Policy


Except as specifically noted, all text and images on this site are protected by copyright. 

  • For academic, educational or non-commercial uses: The majority of the text and images are copyrighted by Mohonk Preserve but many images are owned and copyrighted by individual volunteer photographers and made available here by permission.

    Although the site’s content is protected by copyright, we encourage you to use it for academic and non-commercial purposes, provided and on the condition that such use is consistent with the mission and values of Mohonk Preserve. Mohonk Preserve reserves the right to withdraw permission if we determine that a use is antithetical to our mission and values.

    If you wish to use any of these materials, permission will be deemed to be granted provided that you:
    • Send us notice of such use, including the name of your organization, the materials used, and the reference to the printed or public document where it will appear;
    • Give full attribution to Mohonk Preserve and, if applicable, to the individual photographer (when named in an image credit).
  • For commercial or non-academic uses:  All rights are reserved and no part of this site may be reproduced or stored in any form, electronic or otherwise, for commercial or non-academic uses without prior written permission of Mohonk Preserve, P.O. Box 715, New Paltz, NY 12561, or of the copyright owner.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

We collect personal information from visitors and supporters only when they volunteer it – for example, when new members provide us with their contact information or when website visitors apply online to volunteer.

If you provide your address, telephone number, and/or email address, to Mohonk Preserve, you may receive periodic correspondence from us. At any future time, you can request that we remove you from our contact list.

Mohonk Preserve is the sole owner of information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent to others any personal information about our volunteers, members, or supporters.


The names Mohonk Preserve®, NatureAccess®, and Rock The Ridge® are registered trademarks of Mohonk Preserve, New Paltz, New York. All rights reserved.

Banner photo by Tom Weiner