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Outdoor Recreation

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Navigation Rights Case Heading To NYS Court Of Appeals

For five years, a group of Adirondack landowners has engaged in a legal battle with the editor of the Adirondack… >>More

Natural History

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Goshawks: An Apex Adirondack Accipiter

The Boke of St. Albans, a 15th century sportsman’s handbook, decreed that only a nobleman could hunt with a falcon,… >>More

Environment

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U.S. Supreme Court Puts Hold On Clean Power Plan

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an injunction that delays implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan’s greenhouse-gas… >>More

History & Culture

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Call for Entries: Adirondacks National Watercolor Exhibition

View, a multi-arts center located in Old Forge, is announcing the call for entry for the 2016 Adirondacks National Exhibition… >>More

The Video Room

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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Each issue of the Adirondack Explorer contains reviews of the non-fiction books that matter most to our readers. The subjects include Adirondack history, outdoor recreation, wildlife, natural history, and public policy. Most of the past reviews are now available online.

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