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Protecting Rare Species from Exotic Invaders By Zachary Simek This past summer I worked with the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program’s (APIPP) Terrestrial Rapid Response Team and partners from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Department of Transportation (DOT), Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA), and Adirondack Park Agency (APA) on a unique […]

By December 1, 2016 Read More →
Minerva Lake’s DASH for Eurasian Watermilfoil Control

Minerva Lake’s DASH for Eurasian Watermilfoil Control

What is Diver Assisted Suction Harvesting (DASH)? For the first time in the Adirondack Park’s history, the Adirondack Park Agency (APA) has approved the use of diver assisted suction harvesting (DASH) as a control method for Eurasian Watermilfoil (EWM). A jurisdictional determination of approval was provided to Aqualogic Inc. (Aqualogic); a company based out of […]

By August 16, 2016 Read More →
2016 Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification & Survey Trainings A Success

2016 Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification & Survey Trainings A Success

The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) successfully trained over 30 volunteer lake monitors during this summer’s Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification & Survey Trainings. Three trainings were offered during the month of June in Bolton Landing, Paul Smith’s and Old Forge. Attendees were trained in how to identify and survey for aquatic invasive plants which pose […]

By July 26, 2016 Read More →

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Apr
26
Wed
11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Apr 26 @ 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.
Apr
27
Thu
9:30 am 2017 APIPP Spring Partner Meeting @ Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy
2017 APIPP Spring Partner Meeting @ Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
2017 APIPP Spring Partner Meeting @ Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy | Keene Valley | New York | United States
APIPP’s 2017 Spring Partner Meeting is scheduled for Thursday April 27th from 9:30 -3:00pm and will be held at the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy’s headquarters in Keene Valley. In addition to providing programmatic[...]
Apr
29
Sat
8:15 am Ashokan Watershed Conference @ Ashokan Center
Ashokan Watershed Conference @ Ashokan Center
Apr 29 @ 8:15 am – 4:15 pm
Ashokan Watershed Conference @ Ashokan Center | Olivebridge | New York | United States
The 2017 Ashokan Watershed Conference “BUILDING SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT” will focus on how to effectively manage and plan communities in the face of a rapidly changing and unpredictable world. APIPP’s Terrestrial Project Coordinator[...]
May
31
Wed
11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
May 31 @ 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.