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January 6, 2022  |  by: David Miller - Adirondack Council Clean Water Program Coordinator
Testifying for Adirondack Clean Water Infrastructure
In this blog, read about David Miller's, the Adirondack Council's Clean Water Program Coordinator, testimony in a New York State Senate hearing on the clean water infrastructure needs and programs in the Adirondacks.
January 3, 2022  |  by: Kevin Chlad - Adirondack Council Director of Government Relations
Adirondack Objectives for the 2022 Legislative Session
A new Governor, her State of the State Message and Executive Budget proposal, and the start of a legislative session bring great opportunities for the Adirondacks. Read about this in our new blog by Kevin Chad, the Adirondack Council's Director of Government Relations.
December 21, 2021  |  by: Charlotte Staats former Adirondack Council Conservation Assistant.
Visiting Micro-Grant Recipients | Climate-smart Projects Underway
On Earth Day this year, the Adirondack Council and Essex Farm Institute announced that it awarded 21 micro-grants to local farmers and value-added producers to fund climate-friendly projects. It was the sixth year in which the Council granted funds to local Adirondack farmers and business-owners seeking to reduce their impact on the environment and adapt to climate change.
December 16, 2021  |  by: Jessica Grant - Adirondack Council Executive and Fund Development Assistant
A Hike up Mount Inez | Liberty for All
In this blog, read about the Council's Jess Grant's hike up Mt. Inez and learn about its namesake.
December 3, 2021  |  by: Justin Levine – Adirondack Council Communications and Outreach Assistant
5 Things You Need to Know | November 2021 ADK Conservation News
In this blog, you can read about Aaron Mair's, the Adirondack Council's Director of the Forever Adirondack Campaign, trip to COP26 in Scotland, the Council's new 2050 VISION plan, a NYS Department of Environmental Conservation video on invasives, and more.
November 23, 2021
Behind the Loon: Meet Megan Phillips
Meet Megan Phillips, the Council's Vice President for Conservation
November 9, 2021  |  by: Justin Levine – Adirondack Council Communications and Outreach Assistant
An Adirondack Sunrise | St. Regis Mountain
Read about Justin Levine's, the Adirondack Council's Communications and Outreach Assistant, early morning hike up St. Regis Mountain to watch the sunrise.
November 3, 2021  |  by: Justin Levine – Adirondack Council Communications and Outreach Assistant
5 Things You Need to Know | October 2021 ADK Conservation News
In this blog, you can read about the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic, and Asian Legislative Caucus' visit to the Park, the Governor's appointment of John Ernst to chair the APA, and more.
October 26, 2021  |  by: Jess Kelley – Adirondack Council Development Assistant
Birds You Can Enjoy in Your Own Backyard
There is an abundance of wildlife you can see deep in the remote forests of the Adirondacks. But, you can also enjoy some very beautiful bird species in your own backyard.
October 18, 2021  |  by: David Miller - Adirondack Council Clean Water Program Coordinator
Protecting Adirondack Waters | Addressing Septic System Pollution
There is a critical issue that impacts the quality of our Adirondack waters - septic system pollution. Many Adirondack residents rely on septic systems to dispose of and treat their wastewater. Old and failing septic systems can cause serious water quality problems ranging from elevated bacteria levels to contributing to the creation of harmful algal blooms.

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