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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 10 Comments Read More →
Terrestrial Response Team Back in Action this Summer

Terrestrial Response Team Back in Action this Summer

The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) has contracted with Invasive Plant Control (IPC) Inc. again this summer to provide the services of a terrestrial response team. This team will allow APIPP to extend its reach in managing harmful terrestrial invasive plants across the region. The response team consists of a four member crew dedicated […]

By July 30, 2015 10 Comments Read More →

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Upcoming Events

May
20
Fri
11:00 am iMap Invasives Training @ The Center for Nature Interpretation in the Adirondacks
iMap Invasives Training @ The Center for Nature Interpretation in the Adirondacks
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
iMap Invasives Training @ The Center for Nature Interpretation in the Adirondacks | Newcomb | New York | United States
Learn to report invasive species infestations using your phone, smart device, and imapinvasives.org by attending this training held by APIPP and the iMapInvasives team. This year will offer new information with extra sessions and showcase[...]
May
24
Tue
all-day Paul Smith’s College Adirondack ... @ Paul Smith's College
Paul Smith’s College Adirondack ... @ Paul Smith's College
May 24 – May 25 all-day
Paul Smith's College Adirondack Watershed Institute - Boat Launch Steward Training @ Paul Smith's College | Paul Smiths | New York | United States
The Paul Smith’s College Adirondack Watershed Institute will be hosting their annual boat launch steward training on May 24th and 25th. All lake associations, municipalities, watershed coalitions, etc. that are planning to staff boat launch[...]
May
25
Wed
11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
May 25 @ 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.
Jun
21
Tue
10:00 am Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Darrin Freshwater Intitute
Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Darrin Freshwater Intitute
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification and Monitoring Techniques Training Session @ Darrin Freshwater Intitute | Bolton | 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[...]