New conservation easements beckon hunters
The state DEC had been eyeing public access, especially for hunting, to at least some of these lands, Dan Ladd writes.
- Outdoors Briefs: Nov. 3, 2013 Take a look at brief outdoors-related news of note around the North Country.
Some of these juveniles will become quite mature
Fingerling lake sturgeon are just babies but we can count on at least a few of them to get really big and really old, Elizabeth Lee writes.
Fire-tower plans ready for review
DEC looks to add a rescue radio repeater on Hurricane Mountain Fire Tower, rebuild that one and one on St. Regis Mountain for public access.
Later than usual, but deer season finally here
When the DEC's new white-tailed deer management plan took effect last year, it changed the opening day of the big-game rifle season, Dan Ladd writes.
New trail climbs Loon Lake Mountain
Located in the Town of Franklin, it leads to the fire tower on the summit.
Rocky Peak area reveals region's natural beauty
The colors keep coming and the temperatures keep cooperating, Elizabeth Lee writes.
Outdoors Briefs: Oct. 13, 2013
Take a look at brief outdoors-related news of note around the North Country.
- Hit or miss during early part of hunting season But the sunrises and sunsets were spectacular and it sure beats sitting in a cubical, Dan Ladd writes.
- Outdoor writers lured inside for conference Outdoor Writers Association of America has busy, productive meeting in Lake Placid.
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