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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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Jul
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11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Jul 27 @ 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.
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1:00 pm Aquatic Invasive Animal Identifi... @ Town of Webb Visitor Center in Old Forge
Aquatic Invasive Animal Identifi... @ Town of Webb Visitor Center in Old Forge
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aquatic Invasive Animal Identification Training @ Town of Webb Visitor Center in Old Forge | Old Forge | New York | United States
This is a three-hour training session that provides information about aquatic invasive animals on the move in the Adirondack region and the skills needed to identify and survey for them on your favorite lake. This training[...]
Aug
31
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11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Aug 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.
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11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Sep 28 @ 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.