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Adirondack 46ers Enter Third Year of Support for ADK’s Stewardship Programs


December 4th, 2019 In 2018, ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) and the Adirondack 46ers (46ers) entered a three-year joint commitment to promote stewardship and conservation throughout the High Peaks Wilderness. The 46ers generously committed $71,000 in funding to protect trails and summits with ADK in 2018, $34,000 in 2019, and will READ MORE

Summit Stewards Educated Record Number of Hikers in 2019


November 14th, 2019 By Kayla White, Summit Steward Coordinator This year, we celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Adirondack High Peaks Summit Stewardship Program, a partnership between the Adirondack Mountain Club, The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. Summit stewards protect READ MORE

Hemlocks Treated in Plotterkill, Anchor Diamond Preserves


May 28, 2019 By Mal Provost This article originally appeared in the ADK Schenectady Chapter newsletter, "The Lookout" Pesticide technicians and volunteers in the Capital Region finally got a weather break in early May. Taking advantage of a dry spring day—a requirement for pesticide treatments, and a rarity this time READ MORE