ArticlesPick a Park Most sides agree: the future of the Adirondacks looks uncertain. How do you envision this special place in 25 years? Vote for the strategy that takes the park in the right direction by Dave Mason and Jim Herman Two years ago it dawned on us that we had a way to start a new conversation about the future of the Adirondack Park, a conversation that would include as many voices as possible and look at the whole park: its forests, waters, economy, communities and governance. read more Vote for your park of the future here through September 1.
The Knotweed Factor The citizen battle against a notorious invasive by Jill U. Adams "You get a little bit of shade," said Ryan Burkam, who was practically invisible in a clump of Japanese knotweed. He had wriggled in with a large squirt gun and was methodically injecting a prescription-strength pesticide into the stems. read more