Adirondack Park Agency

New York News
12:30 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

Group Requests Hearing on Chemical Treatment of Lake Invasive

Eurasian Water Milfoil
Credit Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

The Adirondack Council wants the Adirondack Park Agency to hold a formal public hearing before deciding whether to allow the use of a chemical herbicide in a lake to kill an invasive plant.

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North Country News
12:13 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Park Agency Restricts General Use of Invasive Smothering Mats

Adirondack Park Agency commissioners have approved a General Permit for management of aquatic invasive species.  The permit restricts the use of mats that are used to smother non-native species like the Asian Clam, due to concerns that native shoreline ecosystems are being adversely affected.

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New York News
6:20 pm
Tue December 4, 2012

Groups Seek Documents from Adirondack Resort Development Deliberations

Two conservation groups have re-submitted court papers in an attempt to obtain documents that they say prove state agencies improperly communicated with developers before approving the largest development project in the Adirondacks.

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New York News
12:20 pm
Fri September 28, 2012

Ski Area Will Not Open, Blames Lawsuits Targeting APA

Big Tupper Ski Area

The Big Tupper Ski area in the Adirondacks will not open this winter, and the people operating it say it’s due to lawsuits that are trying to stop a large development that includes the mountain.

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