Images of the Noonmark Fire site 20 years later

Twenty years ago, the Noonmark Fire burned about 90 acres on a site that can be found off the Bear Den Trail. In mid-September, Explorer writer Tim Rowland and I visited the site with  SUNY Plattsburgh professor Mark Lesser and his students for a piece that appeared in the November-December issue of the Explorer. You can read the piece here and see a photo gallery from our trip above. In the video below, Lesser talks about the ecological impacts of the fire.

Reader Interactions

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Popular This Week

SPONSORED CONTENT

Adirondack Council Staff Leading National Discussion on Diversity, Inclusion in Land Conservation

Adirondack Council Staff

Adirondack Council Deputy Executive Director Raul "Rocci" Aguirre was a featured panelist Friday at a national forum discussing diversity, equity and inclusion in the land conservation movement, held as part of the Land Trust Alliance’s annual conference. ..…Read more.

North Country Public Radio
Paul Smiths
Yakpads
Explore With Us And Support Adirondack Journalism
Subscribe to the Adirondack Explorer App
Your monthly donation now will support Adirondack journalism year round.

Wait, before you go,

sign up for news updates from the Adirondack Explorer!