Private Lands, Public Benefits

Cover imageCatskills Report Private Lands Public Benefits

Open space resources and preferred growth areas in the Catkills

Private Land, Public Benefits: Open Space Resources and Preferred Growth Areas in the Catskills provides maps, data and analysis to help towns, counties, planners, developers and conservation groups identify win-win approaches to conservation and development. Download the full report, access the interactive maps and get the GIS data. Read what people are saying.


View Results by Town

Catskill Map of 4 counties

Use these interactive maps to view resource data by town.






Top Ten Towns

Catskills Report Map of Counties and TownsWhich towns have the most room for growth without impacting open space resources? Where are regulations and physical impediments limiting a town’s development?



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