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Protect the Adirondacks2020-06-27T21:59:36-04:00

Protect the Adirondacks

Protect the Adirondacks! Inc. is a non-profit, grassroots membership organization dedicated to the protection and stewardship of the public and private lands of the Adirondack Park, and to building the health and diversity of its natural and human communities for the benefit of current and future generations.

Check out some terrific hikes outside the High Peaks and explore other beautiful and extraordinary places across the Adirondack Park.

Click here for a guide to some great hikes in all corners of the Adirondack Park beyond the High Peaks.

Register Today for the 2020 Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, July 18, 2020 — Online and Interactive

Click here to register for the annual meeting on July 18th.

Sign Up as a Member

Become a member of Protect the Adirondacks and add your voice to the defense of the public Forest Preserve, protection of the great forests and waters of the Adirondacks, and help campaign for strengthening protections and improving the management of the six-million-acre Adirondack Park.

The link below will bring you to our secure page to sign up today as a new member.

Become a Member

Become an e-Activist

When you are an E-Activist, we will provide you with information on opportunities to take immediate action online, and also become involved, on an ongoing basis.

The link below will bring you to a quick and easy online form.

E-Activist

Conservation and Advocacy

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 5: how New York’s lead environmental agency acted as a private lobbyist for NYCO Minerals, Inc, to assist the mining company in an amendment to mine the Forest Preserve

This is the last article in a 5-part series on [...]

By |July 6, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 4: an overview of the issues entangled in a possible amendment for Cathead Mountain in southern Hamilton County

This is the fourth article in a series that looks [...]

By |July 2, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

At the end of June, five weeks after Memorial Day and the re-opening of the North Country, COVID-19 cases have slowed, hospitalizations and ICU rates have dropped, and testing is very high

Updated July 2, 2020 Since the state's first documented case [...]

By |July 2, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|2 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 3: amendment is needed to remove the former state prison at Camp Gabriels from the Forest Preserve

Protect the Adirondacks has reviewed the options for the future [...]

By |July 1, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 2: amendment is needed to clean up violations at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Winter Sports complex

Protect the Adirondacks has long believed that an amendment to [...]

By |June 26, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments
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