Adirondack Park http://wamc.org en Report Updates Demographic Trends In Adirondacks http://wamc.org/post/report-updates-demographic-trends-adirondacks <p></p><p></p><p>A new report has been issued on the major trends affecting life in and the economy of the Adirondack Park. Thu, 15 May 2014 16:59:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 90514 at http://wamc.org Report Updates Demographic Trends In Adirondacks Adirondack Group Releases Annual Assessment of Park http://wamc.org/post/adirondack-group-releases-annual-assessment-park <p></p><p></p><p>The Adirondack Council has released its annual State of the Park report and this year&rsquo;s assessment shows increased collaborations and progress on issues. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 75683 at http://wamc.org Adirondack Group Releases Annual Assessment of Park Group Submits Plan to Create Wilderness Area in Adirondacks http://wamc.org/post/group-submits-plan-create-wilderness-area-adirondacks <p>The Adirondack Council is the latest conservation group to release a plan for New York State’s newly acquired land in the Adirondacks.<br><br>In August, New York State officials announced the state&nbsp; will purchase 69-thousand acres of former Finch-Pruyn lands in the Adirondacks over the next five years. Those lands must be classified under DEC Unit Management Plans.<br> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53499 at http://wamc.org Group Submits Plan to Create Wilderness Area in Adirondacks Concerns Expressed About State Land Purchase http://wamc.org/post/concerns-expressed-about-state-land-purchase <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo was in the Adirondacks this weekend to show off the state’s recent acquisition. The governor hopes the lands will be a boon to the local tourist economy, but some local officials say the losses from the hunting and forestry industry outweigh any potential tourism benefits.<br> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 16:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 48651 at http://wamc.org