Ed Zahnizer speaking at a podium

Civic Conversations about Wilderness – with Ed Zahniser

Civic Conversations about Wilderness – with Ed Zahniser Introduction by Dave Gibson, Managing Partner, Adirondack Wild As reported in Adirondack Almanack this winter (www.adirondackalmanack.com) , the Warren County Department of Planning and Community Development has launched a  collaboration with Cliff & Redfield Interactive (CRI), a Saratoga Springs-based rich-media communications organization, for a year-long campaign to…

Buffalo farm in the Adirondacks

2022 Environment Budget Hearings

2022 Environment Budget Hearings By Dave Gibson, Managing Partner Adirondack Wild. As one who paused this week to testify and to listen to the Environmental Budget hearing in the State Legislature’s Ways and Means and Finance Committees, I could not help but notice the budget winners and losers. In a year when state revenues are…

Kathy Martino

The next APA executive director

The next APA executive director – a lot at stake for Kathy Hochul, John Ernst and the rest of us By Dave Gibson, Managing Partner Adirondack Wild. After a dozen years, Terry Martino is retiring as the executive director of the NYS Adirondack Park Agency. Terry is an admirable person who has had a difficult…

Ken Rimany holding a beaver

Remembering Wendy Hall

Remembering Wendy Hall By Ken Rimany, Partner Adirondack Wild. Wendy Hall, founder of the Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, which she ran alongside her husband Stephen Hall (who also is a long-time Almanack contributor), passed away on Sunday. Ken Rimany, a partner with Adirondack Wild, shared this recollection: Incomparable champions of all wildlife, big and small, Wendy and Steve…