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Preserve Nature While Hiking

Chances are, the past few months you have probably spent a lot of time at home or in front of a screen due to COVID-19. Now that restrictions are slowly easing up and it is…

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Irvine Buchal

Irvine “Dutch” Buchal

Dutch, of Copenhagen, NY, is probably best known for his association with the Fly Wheels & Pulleys Club in Constableville,…

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Map from trail guide

Get ready to explore Tug Hill

Recreational Guide Reprint

Good news! The ever-popular Tug Hill Recreation Guide is newly updated and available cost-free at the Tug Hill Tomorrow Land…

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Martha Demming

Martha Demming

Martha was raised in the Adirondack High Peak area and transplanted herself within the Tug Hill region. She was an…

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Ton Ka Wa Landowner Visit with The Nature Conservancy

Have you ever wondered what the future of wildlife and water will be in Tug Hill?

Partnership provides funding for interested landowners

Studies around the world, including the University of Florida, Wisconsin at Madison, Cornell University, and as far away as the…

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birdwatch

Kids need to be the future of conservation

“Ewww. I don’t want to go outside. It’s buggy out there. It’s boring.”

Have you heard similar comments from kids you know? You aren’t alone. The lure of technology and the couch are…

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Black River waterworks park

Volunteers give more than time

Imagine paddling down the Black River, a river that provides drinking water to the City of Watertown and Fort Drum,…

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Huntley Family Farm

Dairy farmers conserving their land, family heritage

The next generation steps up

Dan Huntley’s family has worked the same land for 200 years. The iconic 720-acre farm, located in the town of…

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Farm Credit East
Farm Credit East

More Than a Financial Business

A commitment to the next generation

If you are a farmer in the Tug Hill region you are probably familiar with Farm Credit East. Serving agricultural…

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land trust in climate change brochure

Report Sheds Light on Role of Land Trusts in Climate Change

The Land Trust Alliance sees land conservancies as key to implementing renewables. At first blush, putting “open space” and “land…

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