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LeBrun – Compromise needed on Adirondack tract – Times Union – January 7, 2017

BeWildNY Sounds Off on Their Plan for Boreas Ponds – Sun Community News – December 15, 2016

Boreas Site No Place for Vehicles – Times Union – December 15, 2016

Editorial: Boreas Ponds is a Jewel – Let’s Keep it That Way – Daily Gazette – December 11, 2016

Speakers Make Their Case for How They’d Like State to Classify Boreas Ponds Tract – Daily Gazette – December 8, 2016

Boreas Public Hearings Begin – Sun Community News – November 17, 2016

Enviros Push for Wilderness – Times Union – November. 14, 2016

Press Release: Wilderness Coalition Presents 22,000 Petition Signatures, Letters & New Video Urging Governor To Protect Boreas Ponds – November 14, 2016

Editorial: An Adirondack Balance – Times Union – October 31, 2016

Editorial: State Should Hear Alternatives on Boreas Plan – Daily Gazette – October 12, 2016

Editorial: Lithgow Osborne and the Future of the Adirondacks – Lake George Mirror  October 6, 2016

How Much of the Boreas Ponds Will be Open for Recreation? – WCAX – September 19, 2016

Adirondack Council Releases New Ad Campaign-Capital Tonight – September 19, 2016

Sigourney Weaver Joins Adirondack Wilderness Push – Time Warner Cable News – September 19, 2016

Adirondack Council Joins BeWildNY Coalition – WNBZ – September 19, 2016

Press Release: Sigourney Weaver Urges Gov. Cuomo to Expand Adirondack Wilderness in High Peaks – September 19, 2016

Editorial: States Land Deal Almost Done Makes Adirondack Park Even Better-Post-Star – September 18, 2016

DEC releases temporary access plan for Boreas Ponds – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – August 31, 2016

Parts Of Boreas Ponds Tract Opened To Motor Vehicles, Bicycles – Adirondack Almanack – August 31, 2016

Former Finch, Pruyn Lodge At Boreas Ponds Demolished – Adirondack Almanack – August 5, 2016

Forest Preserve Advocates Modify Boreas Ponds Proposal – Adirondack Almanack – August 1, 2016

Editorial –  Lake George Mirror Supports Expanded Adirondack Wilderness- July 1, 2016

What is the economic impact of wilderness – NCPR – May 31, 2016

Editorial: A vote for wilderness at the Boreas Ponds – Editorial – Lake Placid News – May 26, 2016

Outdoors-Boreas Ponds are Adirondacks hidden treasure – Times Union – May 19, 2016

New Study- Wilderness Helps Adirondack Economy -Adirondack Almanack – May 19, 2016

Sun Editorial calls for Compromise and Protection of Boreas – The Sun Community News – May 18, 2016

Dick Booth- Boreas Ponds Should Be Wilderness – Adirondack Almanack – May 18, 2016

Editorial- Adirondack compromise – Times Union – May 13, 2016

How wild will Boreas be – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – May 11, 2016

Gov Cuomo visits to formally finish Boreas Ponds purchase – Lake Placid News –  May 11, 2016

Cuomo describes massive expansion of Adirondack wild lands as “moral accomplishment”  – NCPR  – May 11, 2016

Potsdam-based Clarkson University study shows Adirondack Park forest preserve is economic asset for surrounding communities – North Country Now – May 11, 2016

Boreas Ponds tract added to Forest Preserve – Press Republican – May 10, 2016

State to tackle motorized issue in new Adirondack land purchase – Times Union – May 10, 2016

Gov. Como signs off on Boreas Pond Tract acquisition – The Sun Community News – May 10. 2016

State announces largest Adirondack land acquisition in over 100 years – New York Now  – May 10, 2016

Governor Cuomo Press Release: Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Largest Addition to Adirondack Forest Preserve in More Than a Century– May 10, 2016

Press Release: Clarkson University Study: Wilderness Aids Adirondack Economy – May 10, 2016

Adirondack land-use decisions draw praise and criticism – Associated Press– Associated Press – May 7, 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has earned admiration from local leaders who say he understands issues faced by the Adirondack Park’s economically stressed hamlets –  Associated Press – May 7, 2016

Press Release: Scientists Adirondacks High Peaks Tract Ecologically Important – Advocates Call for Highest Possible Level of Protection – April 25, 2016

The Adirondacks – Wild at Heart – Treehugger – April 21, 2016

Wilderness Advocates Praise Governor’s Purchase of Boreas Ponds Track – April 14, 2016

Editorial – Au naturel- Adirondack Council proposes to expand High Peaks Wilderness – Watertown Daily Times – March 23, 2016

Park Slope Coop members can help protect Adirondack Park – January 28, 2016

A grand vision comes to life – Adirondack Explorer – January 2016

A bigger wilderness – Adirondack Explorer – January 18, 2016

Paine, Kissel Back Expansion Of High Peaks Wilderness – Adirondack Almanack – December 5, 2015

Hike Vs Ride Debate Heats up Over Next Adirondack Land Buy – ABC News – November 29, 2015

Hikers vs. riders debate heats up – Times Union – November 29, 2015

EDITORIAL – Let’s expand the Adirondack wilderness– Post Star – November 14, 2015

Pushing for a larger wilderness in Adirondacks – Times Union – November 11, 2015

Press Re;ease: “BeWildNY” Campaign Urges Governor: Protect Our Adirondack Legacy, Expand High Peaks Wilderness Area – November 11, 2015

Groups  Seek Expansion of High Peaks Wilderness – Adirondack Almanack – November 10, 2015

Press Release: Advocates Promote Adirondack High Peaks Wilderness Expansion with 35,000 New Motor-Free Acres – November 9, 2015

Letter from Advocates Promoting Adirondack High Peaks Wilderness Expansion – November 9, 2015

Upper Hudson and Opalescent rivers protected in Adirondack Park” – North Country Public Radio

Governor Cuomo Announces 6,800-Acre Acquisition of Former Finch Pruyn Lands” – News Release from Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Taking a new hike” – Adirondack Explorer Magazine

Elk Lake preserve protected with easement deal” – Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Conservancy Buys Large Area of Adirondack Wilderness” – The New York Times