September 2020 E-News

A $300,000 Challenge | On the hunt for HWA | Amy’s Race | Leaf peeping Check out our lineup of fall events, open trails, and a Challenge for the future of Lake George. Plus, get an update on HWA in the Lake George watershed and what we’re doing as major partners in the effort to […]

August 2020 E-News

Hemlocks in peril | Heilman Receives Rowan Award | Pilot Knob reopening HWA has been confirmed in the Lake George watershed – here’s our position on this unfortunate news. Plus, we celebrate Carl Heilman, follow up on our virtual Celebration, and report on the reopening of the Preserve at Pilot Knob. Sign up to receive […]

LGLC’s Sarah Hoffman Interview on “I’m in with the ARCC”

LGLC’s Communications and Outreach Manager Sarah Hoffman spoke with the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Marketing Manager Amanda Blanton during their weekly radio show, “I’m In with the ARCC.” Conducted by Skype instead of in the studio, this was the first return show following a break during the pandemic. The discussion included how the LGLC […]

LGLC Honors Photographer Carl Heilman, II with Rowan Award

Bolton Landing, NY – The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) announces that Carl Heilman, II, Brant Lake resident and renowned photographer and author, has been awarded the 2020 Henry M. Rowan Conservation Award. The award is given annually to recognize exemplary individuals and organizations for their conservation efforts around Lake George. The award is typically […]

LGLC Releases Statement on Recent Invasive Pest Confirmations

Bolton Landing, NY – The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced on August 11, 2020, the confirmation of an infestation of the hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) on Forest Preserve lands in the town of Dresden in Washington County. This comes just one week after their confirmation of the emerald ash borer (EAB) […]