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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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Mar
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11:00 am NYS PRISM Monthly Call
NYS PRISM Monthly Call
Mar 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.
Mar
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7:00 pm MCLA Green Living Seminar Series... @ Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
MCLA Green Living Seminar Series... @ Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MCLA Green Living Seminar Series on Invasive Species @ Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts | North Adams | Massachusetts | United States
APIPP’s Manager, Brendan Quirion, will be presenting during the MCLA Green Living Seminar Series on invasive species on March 30th at 7:00pm. See the link below for details. GreenLivingSeminar2017
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all-day Adirondack Local Government Day @ Crowne Plaza Resort
Adirondack Local Government Day @ Crowne Plaza Resort
Apr 5 – Apr 6 all-day
Adirondack Local Government Day @ Crowne Plaza Resort | Lake Placid | New York | United States
APIPP’s Manager, Brendan Quirion, will be presenting as part of a panel on the economic impacts of aquatic invasive species during Adirondack Local Government Day. Please see the link below for additional information. 2017LGD-Save-The-Date
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.