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TICONDEROGA | Two boat launches in northern Lake George will be locked down after hours beginning Sept. 6 as part of a pilot program to increase protection from aquatic invasive species on the lake, Department of Environmental Conservation... Read more

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RAY BROOK | Three Paul Smith’s scientists painted a troubled climatic future for the Adirondacks if the world doesn’t get serious about carbon emissions. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

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QUEENSBURY | A proposed countywide ban on retail stores bagging purchases in single-use plastic bags is headed toward two public hearings. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Walking along a burbling river flowing through her adopted hometown, Rep. Elise Stefanik got a crash course in all-things aquatic, including the migration habits of salmon and habitat restoration. Read more

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SPLIT ROCK | Wilderness advocate John Davis urged a gathering of about 75 conservation-minded residents recently to advocate for the reintroduction of the puma into Adirondack forests... Read more

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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... Read more

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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. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The warm sun beat down on my arm as it hung out the window. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Grants are now available to support projects through the South Lake Champlain Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, based in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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As a schooled ecologist/conservationist, I view the world through a biologist’s eye. Read more

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MINERVA | The first rail cars arrived in the central Adirondacks last week, slowly snaking their way along the Boreas River before eventually stopping on the track north of North Club Woods Road in Minerva. Read more

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TUPPER LAKE | Federal funds awarded to The Wild Center will pave the way for a sweeping project designed to incorporate the region’s indigenous perspective into existing installations. Read more

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

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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. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – St. Mary’s Catholic School of Ticonderoga had a recent sixth grade field trip to the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum in Basin Harbor, Vt. Read more

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