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Introducing Mitchell Jones, APIPP’s Invasive Species Seasonal Educator

Introducing Mitchell Jones, APIPP’s Invasive Species Seasonal Educator

With the summer recreation season fast approaching, collaborative efforts and partnerships to advance invasive species education, outreach and awareness are essential to keeping invasives out of our valued lands and waters. The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) relies upon its many partners and skillful team of staff to accomplish this. Each summer season, we […]

By June 13, 2016 Read More →
A Day on the Lake with Guy Middleton

A Day on the Lake with Guy Middleton

Recently, APIPP’s aquatic coordinator Erin Vennie-Vollrath and I had the opportunity to tag along with Guy Middleton, Lake Manager for the Upper Saranac Lake Foundation (USF) as he patrolled for aquatic invasive species (AIS) out on the lake. As Upper Saranac’s Lake Manager, Guy’s responsibilities focus on maintaining the lake’s water quality. The management of […]

By August 21, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Meet Stephen Slonosky, Adirondack Invasive Species Campground Manager

Meet Stephen Slonosky, Adirondack Invasive Species Campground Manager

Each year, the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) partner together to hire, train, and supervise an Adirondack invasive species campground manager for the summer season. This year’s campground manager is Stephen Slonosky, a senior at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry […]

By August 11, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

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Jun
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10:00 am Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Paul Smith's College
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Paul Smith's College
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Management Training @ Paul Smith's College | Paul Smiths | 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! A promotional flyer for this training can be[...]
Jun
29
Wed
11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join this free call for the latest invasive species news around the state and a featured presentation.  Call schedule and details can be found here.
10:00 am Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Clifton-Fine Central School
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Manag... @ Clifton-Fine Central School
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Terrestrial Invasive Plant Management Training @ Clifton-Fine Central School | Star Lake | 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! A promotional flyer for this training can be[...]
Jun
30
Thu
10:00 am Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Town of Webb Visitors Center in Old Forge
Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Town of Webb Visitors Center in Old Forge
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification and Monitoring Techniques Training Session @ Town of Webb Visitors Center in Old Forge | Old Forge | New York | United States
The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) will host its annual volunteer training sessions in aquatic invasive plant identification and survey techniques on June 21st at the Darrin Fresh Water Institute in Bolton Landing, June[...]