<em>support the</em> INTERN FUND
support the INTERN FUND
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more than one generation. Please consider a contribution to the
Clarence Petty Intern Fund. Help the Council hire and train the next
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<em>defend</em> WILDERNESS
Defending and promoting the wild character and ecological
integrity of the Adirondack Park and the "Forever Wild"
Forest Preserve.
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protect AIR & WATER
Clean water is the greatest ecological and economic resource
of the Adirondack Park. Thousands of lakes and streams provide
habitat, recreational opportunities and drinking water.
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The Adirondack Park is a global model of how public and private lands
can sustainably coexist in environmental and economic harmony, with
eco-friendly, resource-based local economies and vibrant communities
in a park-like setting.
<em>discover the</em> ADIRONDACK PARK
discover the ADIRONDACK PARK
The Park has plants and animals found nowhere else on Earth.
Also 130,000 full-time residents call the Park home.
Its uniqueness and beauty make the Adirondack Park a very special place.
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In & About the Park - Our Blog

July 23, 2015  |  by: Diane Fish - Deputy Director of the Adirondack Council
Adirondack Council Celebrates its 2015 Forever Wild Day and its 40th Anniversary!
This past Saturday on July 18, nearly 300 people gathered at Heaven Hill Farm in Lake Placid to honor the Adirondack Council's former Board Chairs as Conservationists of the Year and to celebrate 40 years of effective advocacy for the Adirondack Park.
July 10, 2015  |  by: John F. Sheehan - Adirondack Council Communications Director
Adirondack Council to Celebrate 40th Anniversary by Honoring its Leaders
The Adirondack Council will celebrate its 40th Anniversary on Saturday, July 18, by honoring all 11 chairs of its board of directors, naming each as Conservationist of the Year at Heaven Hill Farm.
June 30, 2015  |  by: Kevin Chlad - Adirondack Council Legislative Director
The End of the Legislative Session - The Good, the Bad and the Undone
As the 2015 session gavel quietly fell, the Governor and Legislature headed home after crafting a pro-Adirondack budget and leaving many of the Park’s greatest legislative needs undone. In the months to come, I will be planning for next year, but for now, as Thoreau would say, “…I believe I’ll go canoeing.”

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Posted on: 07/22/15
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Organization Says There is Much to Cheer
Posted on: 07/14/15
More Than 100 Events to be Held Statewide as Part of Invasive Species Week
Posted on: 07/10/15
Making the Adirondack Park more attractive to youth of all backgrounds and preferences will be...
Posted on: 07/08/15
$200 Million Available Now through 2017 from Water Infrastructure Improvement Act

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