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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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Backcountry Monitors Training for Adirondack Forest Pests @ Adirondack Mountain Club, ADK Member Services Center in Lake George | Lake George | New York | United States
The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program, Adirondack Mountain Club, and the Lake Champlain Basin Program will co-host a Backcountry Monitors Training for Adirondack Forest Pests with the NYS Office of Parks Recreation and Historic Preservation, Cornell[...]
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Backcountry Monitors Training for Aquatic Invasive Species @ Adirondack Loj | Lake Placid | New York | United States
The purpose of the Backcountry Water Monitoring Project is to engage active hikers and outdoor recreationists in monitoring the beautiful waters of New York’s Adirondack Backcountry for invasive species. The citizen scientists who join the[...]
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NYS PRISM Monthly Call
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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
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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.