Tag Archives: Adirondack Park Agency

Evironmental group critical of APA, DEC handling of Adirondacks

A report released this week concludes that New York’s Adirondack Park faces serious threats

A report issued this week by Adirondack Wild: Friend of the Forest Preserve concludes that the Adirondack Park faces serious threats due to state failures in recent years to protect and preserve the Park’s wild forest character and natural resources.

The report, titled “The Adirondack Park at a Crossroad: A Road Map for Action,” says the APA and DEC are failing to fulfill their legal obligations to protect and preserve sensitive Park wildlife, wilderness, open space, and water resources.  Continue reading

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Ad’k Park Agency trumpets legal, economic and environmental successes

The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) recently issued a statement describing  accomplishments that occurred in 2014, including legal successes and improvements to the Park’s economic and natural resource environments.

Key Legal Division accomplishments for 2014 included dismissal by the 3rd Department Appellate Division of NYS Supreme Court of a challenge to the Agency’s 2012 approval of the Adirondack Club and Resort project in Tupper Lake.   Continue reading

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