<em>Stand up for</em> WILDERNESS
Stand up for WILDERNESS
We have an historic opportunity to protect the Boreas Ponds and surrounding lands as Wilderness. Please tell New York State we must protect the Boreas Ponds and their watershed from motorized vehicles to preserve our Adirondack legacy.
<em>become a</em> MEMBER
become a MEMBER
For all the reasons you love the Adirondack Park, please act now to join our efforts. Together we can protect this incredible expanse of nature for today and the future.
If you want to be sure that the Adirondacks are Forever Wild, please act now.
<em>protect</em> AIR & WATER
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.
<em>support</em> COMMUNITIES
support COMMUNITIES
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.
The Adirondack Council envisions an Adirondack Park composed of large core wilderness areas, connected to working farms and forests, and augmented by vibrant local communities.

Wild about the Adirondack Park?

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Your voice can make the difference in how we cherish our lands, grow this wilderness, and give back to our towns, our wildlife, our living Park.

In & About the Park - Our Blog

April 12, 2017  |  by: Mary Godnick - Adirondack Council Marketing and Fund Development Assistant
7 Ways to Celebrate Earth Week 2017
Sunday, April 16 marks the start of Earth Week, a weeklong celebration of our earth that ends with Earth Day on April 22. While every day is “Earth Day” and “Adirondacks Day” at the Council, Earth Week is a special time to remind ourselves of what we can all do to help the planet.
April 10, 2017  |  by: Dana Mancini - Advocacy and Outreach Assistant - Adirondack Council
Join us for People’s Climate Movement - March on Washington!
The Adirondack Council remains dedicated to fighting for the protection of our Adirondack Park. To help do our part, we will be participating in the People’s Climate Movement - a march on Washington to stand up for our communities and climate. We are joining the fight against climate change and acid rain and to support Adirondack conservation.
April 4, 2017  |  by: by: Mary Godnick - Adirondack Council's Marketing and Development Assistant
Lake George Area Takes New Approach for Road Salt
After the recent snow storm and melt, you may be wondering...where does it all go? The rivers, lakes and streams are much higher this time of year, swelling with the winter snow melt from our yards and surrounding lands. With the snow, the road salt used to keep our roads safe is also sent into our water bodies.

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Press Releases

Council Press
Posted on: 04/20/17
The Adirondack Council today applauded the NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation for approving a Sacandaga Block Conservation Easement...
Posted on: 04/19/17
Grants Awarded to 23 Farmers & Entrepreneurs to Build Low-Carbon Economy
Posted on: 04/18/17
Photographer Carl Heilman II Earns Recognition as Park Communicator
Posted on: 04/14/17
Money Could Flow for Clean Water, Wilderness and More Vibrant Communities
Posted on: 04/10/17
Two-Thirds Want at Least a Mile-Deep Buffer without Autos or Bicycles
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