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New UMPs Approved for High Peaks and Vanderwacker

The APA has approved new UMPs that combine the High Peaks and the Dix Wilderness areas.  It also includes the new Boreas lands.  The UMP for the Vanderwacker forest is also new.  Overall they adopt a much broader landscape planning effort.

Read the news story here.
Read the last draft of the new UMP here.

Read about the impacted Event here.

NYS Completes Improvements at Two Recreation Areas

The Ausable Point Campground and the Santa Clara Easement have been the site of $214,000 in recreation improvements.

Read the news story here.

Read about the impacted Event here.

OSI Buys 4388 Acres in Southeastern Adk Park

The purchase is in rolling hills near Amsterdam NY and the Sacandaga Reservoir.

Read the news story here.

Read about the impacted Event here.

Illegal Parking Will Bring Fines and Towing

NYS has marked trailhead parking.  Soon NYS will begin ticketing and towing of illegally parked cars along Route 73.

Read the news story here.

Read about the impacted Event here.

AWI Wins $9.3m NY State Contract

AWI won a large contract to continue operations of the successful aquatic invasives program.

Read the news story here.

Read about the impacted Event here.

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