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  1. Katherine Cronn says

    Thousands of additional acres have been added to the ADKs over the last few years and the number of people enjoying the ADKs has also increased, resulting in more rescue calls. However, the number of Forest Rangers has not gone up which makes their tough job even harder. Time to increase the number of forest rangers so that they have time to educate people about how not to get into unnecessary rescue situations. Many of these rescues require teams of forest rangers. Let’s not “burn out” these essential wilderness personnel

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