Drainage setup

“What are the climate impacts of this project”?

“What Are The Climate Impacts Of This Project”? On July 18, 2019, Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (Climate Act) was signed into law.  To quote from the NYS Climate Council website, “New York State’s Climate Act is the among the most ambitious climate laws in the world and requires New York to reduce economy-wide greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent…

Adirondack Resort Developer Fails to Deliver

For Immediate ReleaseNovember 11, 2021Contact: David Gibson, 518-469-4081 Adirondack Resort Developer Fails To Deliver Requested Information To The APA A Miami, Florida developer has sent the NYS Adirondack Park Agency Part 1 of an application for a proposed 350-acre resort in Jay, NY near Whiteface Mountain and Lake Placid. However, in this Part 1 phase…

Adirondack Wild Endorses Proposal 2

Contact: David Gibson, 518.469.4081dgibson@adirondackwild.org Adirondack Wild Endorses Proposal 2: Right of New Yorkers to Clean Air, Clean Water and a Healthful Environment On Election Day, November 2, Adirondack Wild: Friends of the Forest Preserve is encouraging passage of Proposal 2 which would add to the existing Bill of Rights in New York State’s Constitution the…

Adirondack Wild Thanks Governor Hochul

Contact: David Gibson, 518.469.4081dgibson@adirondackwild.org Adirondack Wild Thanks Governor Hochul for Appointing a Chair of the Adirondack Park Agency Ray Brook, NY – The nonprofit park advocate Adirondack Wild: Friends of the Forest Preserve today hails the decision by Governor Kathy Hochul to appoint fresh leadership to the board of the NYS Adirondack Park Agency. “APA’s…

Elk Lake

Conservationists honored at Adirondack Wild’s annual meeting

Conservationists Honored At Adirondack Wild’s Annual Meeting Adirondack Wild: Friends of the Forest Preserve conveyed its annual awards to five Adirondack residents on Friday, September 24, 2021, at Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek. Paul Schaefer Wilderness Award to Walter Linck and Richard Weber: This distinguished award was conveyed to recently retired Adirondack Park Agency natural…

APA Verbal Public Comments

Contact: David Gibson, 518.469.4081dgibson@adirondackwild.org Adirondack Park Agency Should Allow Verbal Public Comments Ray Brook, NY – The nonprofit advocate Adirondack Wild: Friends of the Forest Preserve has written to the NYS Adirondack Park Agency asking the agency to comply with its own public comment policy by inviting verbal public comment at the Agency’s remote October…