Press Releases

Press Releases

Thursday, August 8, 2013
(Albany, NY) - The Friends of New York's Environment, a broad partnership of more than 100 environmental, public health, agricultural conservation, recreational and urban stakeholder groups, joined Governor Cuomo in commemorating the creation of the Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) 20 years ago.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Margot and John Ernst to Receive Adirondack Council's Highest Honor at Organization's Forever Wild Day Event to be Held July 13 at the NYS Ranger School
Monday, June 24, 2013
Adirondack Mountain Club & Adirondack Council Say Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Could End the Damage from Acid Rain if High Court Reinstates It
Friday, June 21, 2013
Slightly Bigger Environmental Fund, Appointments, Constitutional Amendments are Good; Still Need Overhaul of Development Rules & New Public Land Mgt. Plan; Climate Change Falls off Negotiating Table at End of Session
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Voters Get Final Decision as Both Projects Will be Placed on November Statewide Ballot, Adirondack Council, Other Environmental Groups Support Both Measures
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
(ALBANY, NY) - A broad coalition of farming, conservation and environmental organizations applauded the State Senate today for passing legislation that will strengthen the state's local-food economy and protect New York farms.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Proposed Amendment would Add 1,500+ Acres to 'Forever Wild' Forest Preserve in Exchange for 200 Acres; Sen. Little, Assemblyman Stec Commend Council for Agreement
Monday, June 10, 2013
Six Regional, Statewide and National Groups Support Alternative 1A for new 38,500-acre Wilderness Area - State to hold eight public hearings across New York to gather public comments on Forest Preserve lands classifications
Thursday, June 6, 2013
New Pacts with Iroquois-Operated Casinos North and South of the Park Forbid Development Of Competing Facilities in 10 of the 12 Counties that Comprise Adirondack Park
Thursday, March 21, 2013
2013-14 Budget Includes $153 Million for the EPF - First Step in Rebuilding Program that Creates Jobs By Conserving New York's Land, Air and Water

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