Central New York
The Central New York Region<ref>"NYFun4U.com | The official website of the Central New York region." Retrieved July 20, 2010.</ref> (formerly the Central-Leatherstocking Region, also known as Leatherstocking Country) is a term used by the New York State Department of Economic Development to broadly describe the central region of New York State for tourism purposes<ref>"ILOVENY | The Official New York State Tourism Site-Central New York" New York State Department of Economic Development. 2010. Retrieved 1 May 2010.</ref>. The region roughly corresponds to the upper Susquehanna and Mohawk Valleys. It is one of two partially overlapping regions that identifies as Central New York, the other being the Syracuse metropolitan area.