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Outdoor Recreation

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Support Available For Athletes, Organizations

Adirondack Foundation’s Uihlein-Ironman Sports Fund (UISF) is accepting grant applications from individuals and organizations for 2016. UISF supports nonprofits and… >>More

Natural History

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Patches Of Dame’s Rocket Sought For Study

Elizabeth Lombardi, a graduate student in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University, is collecting field data… >>More

Environment

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Dave Gibson: Testing Gov Cuomo’s Wilderness Convictions

Will the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and Adirondack Park Agency write to urge the U.S. Congress not to gut… >>More

History & Culture

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Jay O’Hern’s New Book On Adirondack Logging

Jay O’Hearn’s new book, Adirondack Logging: Life and Time in the Early Years of Logging’s Mechanization (Versa Press 2016) portrays the… >>More

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Early-Season Ice Climbing With MudRat

  Kevin “MudRat” MacKenzie posted this video on YouTube after climbing the Skinny Slide on Upper Wolfjaw Mountain in search… >>More

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