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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 0 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 0 Comments Read More →

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Adirondack Backcountry Water Monitoring Training @ Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center | Albany | New York | United States
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Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Darrin Freshwater Institute
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Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification and Monitoring Techniques Training Session @ Darrin Freshwater Institute | 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[...]
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10:00 am Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Pine Room at Paul Smith's College
Aquatic Invasive Plant Identific... @ Pine Room at Paul Smith's College
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Aquatic Invasive Plant Identification and Monitoring Techniques Training Session @ Pine Room at Paul Smith's College | Paul Smiths | 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[...]
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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[...]