Category Archives: Conservation

Paris Climate Summit Hike, November 8, 2015

On a bright November Sunday morning 15 of us met at the “Discovery Center in Niagara Falls State Park.” We were a mix of ADKers, Sierrans and students. Our leader Jay Wopperer was dressed in a tiger costume; there was … Continue reading

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Sign a Petition to Save NYS Parks

Check out the petition on this website and add your signature! http://www.petitionspot.com/petitions/SaveNYSParks/

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Join the Facebook group: Keep New York State Parks Open

Due to the New York State government’s corruption and mismanagement, one of our greatest assets, the State Parks, are being threatened by budget cuts! We need to fight to stop this. Download showbox for pc The parks belong to all … Continue reading

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NYS Parks in Trouble – Please Speak Out

These are tough times in our State & Nation with regards to our economy.  We have to make difficult decisions and set priorities.  Many of our State Parks may be closed because of budget problems in NYS.  Recently at the … Continue reading

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ADK Working to Protect Allegany State Park from Gas Drilling

Because Allegany State Park lies above the Marcellus shale, ADK has been closely involved in the Department of Environmental Conservation’s regulatory procedures for high-volume hydraulic fracturing in this shale formation, which extends from the Catskills to Lake Erie. ADK is … Continue reading

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