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AIS Volunteer Monitoring Program Kicks Off 2015 Season

AIS Volunteer Monitoring Program Kicks Off 2015 Season

Veteran and novice Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) volunteers congregated   in Bolton Landing, Paul Smith’s and Speculator this past week to participate in APIPP’s annual Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification and Survey Techniques trainings. Approximately 100 participants brushed up on their aquatic invasive species (AIS) knowledge in preparation of monitoring excursions to the various lakes […]

By July 2, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Summer Events Begin with First Invasive Plant Management Training

Summer Events Begin with First Invasive Plant Management Training

The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) kicked off its summer of events last week with the first in a series of terrestrial invasive plant management trainings offered to landowners. Local landowners, highway officials, and environmentalists gathered at the Elizabethtown Social Center for a presentation on invasive plant identification and their best management practices followed […]

By June 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
iMapInvasives Training at the Intervale Lowlands Preserve

iMapInvasives Training at the Intervale Lowlands Preserve

On Thursday, May 28th, approximately thirty eager and curious participants gathered at the Intervale Lowlands Preserve in Lake Placid for an iMapInvasives training put on by The New York Natural Heritage Program and the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP). After listening to presentations on both invasive species identification and iMap basics, attendees took to […]

By June 8, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

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10:00 am Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Warrensburg Town Court
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Warrensburg Town Court
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Management Training @ Warrensburg Town Court | Warrensburg | New York | United States
Calling all landowners! Join experts to learn how to manage troublesome invasive plants on your property, including swallow-wort, Japanese knotweed, garlic mustard, purple loosestrife, and many more! RSVP’s requested by July 9th. To RSVP, email[...]
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9:00 am Leave No Trace & Invasive Specie... @ Adirondack Loj
Leave No Trace & Invasive Specie... @ Adirondack Loj
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Leave No Trace & Invasive Species Spread Prevention @ Adirondack Loj | Lake Placid | New York | United States
Join Jane Raffaldi, Seasonal Invasive Species Educator at the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program and Ryan Doyle, Adirondack Mountain Club’s Outdoor Leadership Coordinator for an overview of how to minimize the spread of invasive species[...]
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9:00 am Middle Saranac Lake Canoe Trip @ Adirondack Loj
Middle Saranac Lake Canoe Trip @ Adirondack Loj
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Middle Saranac Lake Canoe Trip @ Adirondack Loj | Lake Placid | New York | United States
Join the Adirondack Mountain Club in a half day paddle from Middle Saranac Lake to Second Pond. The paddle will culminate with a stop at the boat washing station in order to give participants the[...]
7:30 pm Fireside Chat on Invasive Species @ Adirondack Loj
Fireside Chat on Invasive Species @ Adirondack Loj
Jul 15 @ 7:30 pm
Fireside Chat on Invasive Species @ Adirondack Loj | Lake Placid | New York | United States
Join Erin Vennie-Vollrath, Aquatics Coordinator for the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program, for an evening discussion on invasive species and the threats they pose to our environment in the Adirondack Loj’s great room.

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