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The Adirondack Park is a publicly protected, elliptical area encompassing much of the northeastern lobe of Upstate New York, United States. It is the largest park and the largest state-level protected area in the contiguous United States, and the largest National Historic Landmark.
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Wolves and Human Communities (2001)
Biology, Politics, and Ethics by Virginia Ashby Sharpe, Bryan G. Norton, Strachan Donnelley
The proposed wolf restoration project in the Adirondacks fits these twin criteria nicely The 6-million-acre Adirondack Park is an amalgam of publicly and privately held land, zoned and classified from frankly commercial plots to vast tracts ...
New York Waterfalls (2010)
A Guide for Hikers & Photographers by Scott E. Brown
Adirondack Park is a coalition of public and private entities and most of the 6.1 million-acre reserve is in private hands—and a great deal of that is closed to the public. The Ausable Club, also known as the Adirondack Mountain Reserve ( AMR) ...
by Charles I. Zinser
The Adirondack Park is a predominantly forested area, roughly the size of Vermont or New Hampshire. It provides a recreational habitat in a wild setting which is unmatched in the eastern United States. The type of land use found is limited by ...
by William Harrison De Puy
ADIRONDACK PARK. A project long entertained ...
by Edward Robert Wells, Alan M. Schwartz
ADIRONDACK PARK Six million acres of northern New York State, a mix of public and private lands, make the Adirondack Park the largest state park in the United States. The land within the park had been devastated by lumbermen. In 1892 ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
(Sec Adirondack Park.) Game. — The Adirondacks are ...
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ADIRONDACK PARK. iVith a view to controlling the sources Of important rivers, preserving the forests of northern New York, and in so doing to protect the fast disappearing game of that primeval region and to secure for the people resorts ...
ADENINE — ADIRONDACK PARK ADJECTIVE LAW — ADLERCREUTZ ADLERSPARRE — ADONIC VERSE ADVOCATUS DIABOLI. 7 48 cisterns to provide a copious water supply for the troops and inhabitants. In 1891 the population ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1897)
by Thomas Spencer Baynes, Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
ADENINE— ADIRONDACK PARK ADJECTIVE LAW — ADLERCREUTZ 49 locked mountain ponds. The lakes,. 48 cisterns to provide a copious water supply for the troops and inhabitants. In 1891 the population (exclusive of troops) was ...
by William Harrison De Puy
ADENINE— ADIRONDACK PARK ADLERSPARRE — ADONIC VERSE ADONISTS — ADVANCEMENT ADVOCATUS DIABOLI— AiOLl. 48 hides, gums, coffee, tobacco, and textiles, and its imports are practically the same. In 1901-02 the port ...
by Peter R. Eisenstadt, Laura-Eve Moss
ADIRONDACK MUSEUM 10 ADIRONDACK PARK Adirondack lean-to, ca 1900. needed for hunting, fishing, trapping, and other pursuits in the mountain wilderness, these baskets are among the oldest surviving traditions in the Adirondacks.
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Adirondack Park, a large district principally forest land, set apart by the State of New York, in 1892, for the protection of the watershed of the Hudson and other rivers of the State, for public recreation, and for the practical study of forestry.
by Benson John Lossing, Woodrow Wilson
Adirondack Park, a tract in the Adirondack Mountain region covering Hamilton County and parts of Essex, Franklin, Herkimer, and St. Lawrence counties; containing numerous mountains, peaks, lakes, and woodlands. It was set apart by the ...
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