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Outdoor Recreation

Final Rec Plan for Sacandaga Easement Lands Released

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has released the Final Sacandaga Block Conservation Easement Lands Recreation Management Plan… >>More

Natural History

Research Finds Increased Infected Ticks in Adirondacks

Paul Smith’s College’s efforts to monitor tick populations and tick-borne pathogens in the Adirondack region, in collaboration with the New… >>More

Environment

Mirror Lake Water Quality Report Issued

The Ausable River Association (AsRA) in partnership with Paul Smith’s College Adirondack Watershed Institute (AWI) have released the Mirror Lake… >>More

History & Culture

Tim Rowland: Bass Fishing And Drag Performance

Remember the good old days when, as it applied to fishing, “drag” was something that you had on your spinning… >>More

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Skiing The Whiteface Highway

We made this on one of our last skis of the season (4/8/17). There was still plenty of snow. That’s… >>More

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