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Invasive Species

Despite snow blanketing the North Country in March, spring is near and many of us here in New York are preparing for the return of migratory birds... more

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When it comes to our feathered friends, diversity abounds around Lake Champlain. more

Editorials

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SCHROON LAKE | The Schroon Lake Association has won approval from the Adirondack Park Agency for a permanent Northern Boat Decontamination Station in Schroon’s Severance hamlet. more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | A new Asian import has arrived in Vermont and it isn’t another copycat automobile. This time, it’s a tiny destructive insect, known as the Emerald ash borer. more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | The Boreas Pond Tract classification has been approved by the Adirondack Park Agency and is now awaiting the governor’s signature. more

The Sun

The Adirondack Park Agency has reached a verdict on the long-awaited decision on how to classify the Boreas Ponds Tract. more

Editorials

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LAKE GEORGE | Efforts to preserve, promote and protect Lake George are the focus of 10 of the state’s Regional Economic Development Awards announced Dec. 13 by Gov. Cuomo. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council has painted a foreboding portrait of the Adirondack Park, calling its successes “threatened” by a confluence of internal and external forces. more

The Sun

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HAGUE | Eastern hemlocks are becoming infected with an insect called the hemlock woolly adelgid and Hague Town Councilman Steve Ramant is spreading the word. more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | The Northern Schroon Lake Boat Decontamination Station is now up and running. more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Schroon Lake is a comparatively small lake, but has a very large watershed. more

The Sun

CHESTERTOWN | The Loon Lake Park District Association has concerns about the behavior of motor vessel operators, John Nick told the Chester Town Board last week. more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — There’s a new invader in town, and authorities are sounding the alarm. more

The Sun

I appreciate The Sun shining a light on the problem of invasives. more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN — State workers got a crash course in identifying and containing invasive species last week. more

The Sun

SCHROON LAKE – Schroon Lake boaters at the north end of the lake will soon have a decontamination station for their use. more

The Sun

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INDIAN LAKE — U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited with Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce members last week to discuss her office’s efforts to secure more broadband funding for the Adirondacks. more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE — A group of stakeholders raised $1.5 million in 2004 for a project to harvest invasive species on Upper Saranac Lake. more

The Sun

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As summer heats up, so are statewide efforts to raise awareness of invasive species. more

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