Seeking Volunteers to Help Monitor for HWA

On Saturday, November 3, from 10 am – 12 pm, LGLC staff will provide a hands-on training for those interested in becoming more active in the LGLC’s efforts to monitor the watershed’s hemlock forests. All levels of experience welcome; if you can hike, you can help! Late fall through winter is the ideal time of […]

LGLC Annual Event Exceeds $240,000 for Land Protection Projects

Bolton Landing, NY –  On August 3rd, more than 240 guests gathered at the Inn at Erlowest for the Lake George Land Conservancy’s 19th Annual Land and Water Conservation Celebration. More than $240,000 was raised during the evening, breaking last year’s record and exceeding fundraising goals for land conservation, which is the most effective tool […]

LGLC on the Frontline Facing HWA Threat

For Immediate Release: January 29, 2018 We sometimes take our trees for granted, but there is one that we need to start paying closer attention to now, before it joins the American chestnut in history books. The Eastern hemlock is one of the most abundant trees in New York and a major component of the […]

Traces

Contributed by Ruth Lamb On a hot summer’s day, a woods road beckons you to leave the thoroughfare behind and drive into its tree canopied shade. Accepting the invitation, you find yourself tunneling into the forest, which closes in around you on both sides of the narrow track. Nearby is a sparkling stream along which […]