On behalf of Adirondack Wilderness Advocates, it is an honor to be presented with the Paul Schaefer Wilderness Award. We are thrilled that our efforts in the Boreas Ponds classification…
Once again, we need the public to voice their support for Adirondack Wilderness to protect the Boreas Ponds and prevent commercial lodging development on the Forest Preserve.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saranac Lake, New York – A local environmental group’s analysis of public comments submitted to the Adirondack Park Agency (APA) has revealed a high level of public…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Tuesday, October 11, 2016 SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. – Adirondack Wilderness Advocates (AWA) today called for the rejection of the 2016 Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (DSEIS) just…
Boreas Ponds Land Classification
New York State is currently considering the land classification for Boreas Ponds. This unique parcel of land is one of the most remote areas of New York State, contains rare wetland ecosystems, and deserves a Wilderness classification.