Nature Conservancy http://wamc.org en New York Obtains Additional Finch Pruyn Adirondack Lands http://wamc.org/post/new-york-obtains-additional-finch-pruyn-adirondack-lands <p></p><p></p><p>New York State has purchased an additional 8,451 acres of former timber company land in the Adirondacks. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 21:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85707 at http://wamc.org New York Obtains Additional Finch Pruyn Adirondack Lands Cuomo Seeks Balance in Adirondack Land Use http://wamc.org/post/cuomo-seeks-balance-adirondack-land-use <p></p><p></p><p>Governor Andrew Cuomo says he will try to strike a balance between economic development and preservation as he weighs the fate of the state&#39;s latest forestland acquisition in the Adirondack Park. Sat, 28 Sep 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 74498 at http://wamc.org Cuomo Seeks Balance in Adirondack Land Use NY Buys 9,300 Acres of Adirondack Land for $6.3M http://wamc.org/post/ny-buys-9300-acres-adirondack-land-63m <p></p><p></p><p>State officials have completed the purchase of another piece of the 69,000-acre Adirondack land acquisition announced by Governor Andrew Cuomo last summer. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 23:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 62940 at http://wamc.org NY Buys 9,300 Acres of Adirondack Land for $6.3M Great Barrington Elm May Help Researchers Manage Tree Disease http://wamc.org/post/great-barrington-elm-may-help-researchers-manage-tree-disease <p></p><p>A large tree in a small Berkshire town may hold the key to finding the cure to a disease that has deforested suburban landscapes for decades. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 17:07:47 +0000 Lucas Willard 60811 at http://wamc.org Great Barrington Elm May Help Researchers Manage Tree Disease New York State Acquires 69,000 Acres For Inclusion in the Adirondack Forest Preserve http://wamc.org/post/new-york-state-acquires-69000-acres-inclusion-adirondack-forest-preserve <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced that New York State had purchased 69,000 acres of land from the Nature Conservancy. It&rsquo;s&nbsp; the largest acquisition of Adirondack lands in more than a century.<br /><br />The land purchase preserves a significant portion of the Upper Hudson River watershed. More than 180 miles of rivers and streams, 175 lakes and ponds, and six mountains higher than 2-thousand feet are included in the property, and marks the first time the lands have been open for public use in 150 years. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 16:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 44920 at http://wamc.org New York State Acquires 69,000 Acres For Inclusion in the Adirondack Forest Preserve