people have ever loved their country as Marshall did and he loved it from the
ground up, starting with the soil and rocks and ferns and trees." - James
Glover, "A Wilderness Original: The Life of Bob Marshall"
This site provides non-commercial links to environmental resources and historic-based
websites related to the Adirondacks. Drop me a note
if you have comments,
questions, or suggested links.
Also the website for
the Bald (Rondaxe) Mountain Fire Tower - Old Forge,
- 46ers -
Organized in 1948, The Adirondack Forty-Sixers are a select group of hikers who have ascended 46 High Peaks listed in
Russell Carson's Peaks and People.
- Adirondack Council
Legislative and Environmental issues. Informative online monthly newsletter on Park Issues.
- NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Informative Quarterly News Publication with policy announcements.
- Protect the Adirondacks
- membership not-for-profit organization that consolidated the RCPA and
AFPA dedicated to protecting the natural and human resources of the Adirondack
Park. Link to the Adirondack Research Library of Union College formerly
maintained by the Association for the Protection of the Adirondacks.
- Adirondack Architectural Heritage, AARCH - This organizations is an excellent resource for Adirondack communities who are
studying and want to preserve their architectural heritage. Steven Engelhart, Exec. Director, 1759 Main St., Keeseville, NY 12944
- Nature Conservancy - New York State - provides funds for Forest Preserve acquisitions and lease options. The mission of
The Nature Conservancy is to preserve plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by
protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
- Adirondack Park Agency -
State agency responsible for developing long-range Park policy in a forum
that balances statewide concerns and the interests of local governments in the Park.
Comments, Additional Resources or Questions?
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Last updated: January 2017