WAMC New York News
11:07 am
Thu May 22, 2003

Prime High Peaks Property Obtained for Preservation

Plattsburgh, NY – About ten thousand acres of prime land in the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks have been acquired by the Open Space Institute for preservation. The property, generally known as the Tahawus Tract, includes land near the headwaters of the Hudson River, an historic abandoned village, and the first iron ore mine in the region. More from North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.