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Loons and Logs a hit

Adirondack Interpretive Center fundraiser

The third annual “Loons and Logs” day May 24 at the Adirondack Interpretive Center was a success said coordinators.

Adirondack Interpretive center to feature new exhibit

Northern Forest Room coming soon

The State University Of New York College Of Environmental Science And Forestry and the Northern Forest Institute are currently renovating an existing exhibit room at the interpretive center.

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Hamilton County-audubon paradise

Annual Adirondack Birding Festival activities set

The 10th annual Adirondack Birding Festival is set to take place June 13 through June 15 with activities in various Hamilton County locations including Long Lake, Indian Lake, Speculator, Racquette, Blue Mountain Lake, Piseco, Lake Pleasant and Inlet.

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New visitors center and park upgrades approved in Bolton

By late 2015, Bolton will likely have a new, welcoming town visitors center as well as a host of improvements to Rogers Park, which hosts a variety of lakeside events.

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Lake George boat inspections lauded; lake invasive control efforts underway

Not long ago, boaters decried a proposed Lake George boat inspection program, but now that it's in place and protecting the purity and pristine recreational quality of the lake, criticism has ceased.

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You bet your bass the fishing is good! | Notes from the North Woods

Historically, brook trout and lake trout have been the primary spring species for anglers on most local lakes and ponds, however Fathers Day weekend has long signaled the traditional opening of Bass Season.

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Fawns are arriving: Do not disturb!

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the Vermont Fish &Wildlife Department recently reported that deer fawns are being born now and are asking that people avoid disturbing or picking them up.

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Bugs, Bamboo and Blistering Plants | Notes from the North Woods

That old familiar ‘Adirondack wave’ has again become a popular sight.

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Crown Point to honor volunteers during Memorial Day

The Town of Crown Point will host its 146th Memorial Day ceremony Sunday, May 25, and Memorial Day, May 26, with the theme, “Honoring Community Volunteers.”

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Where you can find local produce this summer

With small agriculture and local produce markets flourishing throughout the North Country, Adirondack Harvest has announced the location of region farmer’s markets for the 2014 season.

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Mountains, waterfalls and just too much fun | Notes from the North Woods

The day began bright and sunny, with large puffy, clouds racing across the sky, driven by the strong winds.

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Regional fencers to compete at Fort Ticonderoga

The 17th Annual Ticonderoga Challenge Outdoor Epee Tournament will take place starting around 10:30 a.m. with competitions for fencers ages 12 and younger along with an open division.

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APA accepting comments for Jay Mountain Wilderness UMP

The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) is accepting public comment on State Land Master Plan conformance for the recently submitted amendment to the 2010 Jay Mountain Wilderness Unit Management Plan (UMP).

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Money may grow on trees | Conservation Conversations

If you are sitting at your maple kitchen table, or rocking in that old oak rocking chair your grandma gave you, there is one thing they have in common.

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AuSable River 2 Fly Challenge scheduled

The 15th Annual AuSable River 2 Fly Challenge will take place on May 16 and 17 on the West Branch of the AuSable River in Wilmington.