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Can HWA be Stopped?

The Hemlock, one of the oldest trees in the Adirondack Park and among its most abundant and prominent conifers, is on the precipice of extinction. “All Hemlocks are threatened by this tiny pest, the Hemlock Wooly Adelgid,” said Dr. David Orwig, ... Read More

A Green Lobbyist’s Memoir

Senator Ron Stafford, the Plattsburgh Republican who dominated North Country politics for more than forty years, was among the legislators who opposed the creation of the Adirondack Park Agency in 1971. A bill he sponsored in 1977 to abolish the new ... Read More