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DEC Protects Hemlock-Canadice State Forest from Drilling in Final Unit Management Plan


On April 22, 2015, Earth Day, DEC posted the Final Unit Management Plan for the Hemlock-Canadice State Forest.  This project has been a flash point in the battle against oil and gas drilling on public land in New York, especially in efforts to stop High Volume Hydraulic Fracturing (HVHF) on READ MORE

Press Statement on Renewal of National Fuel Gas Supply Gas Storage Lease in Allegany State Park


The Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) strongly supports the decision by the New York State Office of Parks Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) to reject the proposed expansion of the National Fuel Gas (NFG) storage facility in Allegany State Park. ADK also strongly supports OPRHP’s decision to reduce the lease agreement READ MORE