APA to review former Finch, Pruyn land use
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Economics factor in land classification
APA review finds high unemployment rates, wintertime lag in tourism.
Locals support underwater cable project
Trout Unlimited and local labor leaders voiced support for the Champlain Hudson Power Express project during a public comment hearing.
APA, Adirondack Council settle longstanding litigation
Leroy Douglas agreed to end lawsuit with an undisclosed out-of-court settlement.
Bill McKibben: Climate crisis influenced storm
Support urged for Typhoon Haiyan victims, climate-change action
- Proposition 5 allows NYCO Minerals use of state property, adds 1,507 acres to Adirondack Forest Preserve.
Proposition 5 asks voters for state land swap
Rich vein of wollastonite at NYCO mine extends onto state land; company would swap 1,507 acres for the 200-acre "Lot 8."
4,600-mile hike leads to Crown Point
Luke "Strider" Jordan started out on snowshoes in North Dakota in March.
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.
Sable Highlands improvements expand access
The Conservation Easement Lands in Franklin and Clinton counties offer opportunities for hiking, hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities.
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