Get Involved!

Your participation in AWA is important!

As we grow our organization, we will endeavor to find multiple ways for our supporters to contribute to our mission. It is our goal to make this page grow by adding more opportunities for engagement as we grow ourselves! In the meantime, here are a few ideas to get you started.

We look forward to collaborating with you!

Become an Advocate!

Take Action

Take Action: Speak Up for Debar Pond! Dear AWA Supporter: We are currently gathering signatures for a petition to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) asking them…

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Keep Debar Pond Forever Wild

News, Opinion, Protection

Debar Pond and its associated buildings are the subject of what might soon become the next amendment to Article XIV, the “forever wild clause” to the New York State constitution that has made the Forest Preserve uniquely protected since 1894.

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Submission Guidelines

“Wild Thoughts” Submission Guidelines Our “Wild Thoughts” blog page has always been intended as a shared venue for thoughtful commentary. It’s where we post our own updates and essays, and…

Explore the Wilderness!

Explore the Adirondack Wilderness

Explore the Adirondack Wilderness Currently, there are 20 areas scattered throughout the Adirondack Park protected as wilderness. While these aren’t the only public lands we work to protect, they are…

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Meet AWA at Albany Winter Sports Expo


Join Adirondack Wilderness Advocates at the 2022 Adirondack Sports & Northeast Ski Expo in Albany! AWA’s booth will provide information on many of our current advocacy efforts.

Make a Financial Donation!


Donate to Adirondack Wilderness Advocates Your contributions are critical to the success of our work in promoting the knowledge, enjoyment, expansion, and protection of the Adirondack Park’s wildest places. Solitude.…