News and Info for 08/05/2016

Cranberry Lake honors longtime resident artist Jeanne Reynolds | NCPR News “A longtime resident of Cranberry Lake will be honored at a special community reception Friday night. Artist Jeanne Reynolds, who’s lived in the Adirondacks for nearly 70 years, is

News and Info for 07/26/2016

Millions of orchids grow on former iron mine site in Adirondacks (photos) | NewYorkUpstate.com “STAR LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — Millions of orchids are now growing in a hundred-acre wetland in the Adirondack Park that developed on waste from a vast open-pit iron

News and Info for 06/23/2016

Adirondack Wildflowers: Jack-in-the-Pulpit – – The Adirondack Almanack “Jack-in- the-pulpits (Arisaema triphyllum) are not the most colorful spring flowers, but what they lack in beauty they make up for in interesting characteristics. These easily-identified plants are full of surprises, from

News and Info for 05/06/2016

Millions of native orchids flourish at former mining waste site — ScienceDaily “Grete Bader, a graduate student at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) in Syracuse, New York, who completed her master’s thesis on the site, said

News and Info for 04/15/2016

Attracting Hummingbirds “One good way to enjoy the company of hummingbirds is planting a hummingbird garden. In addition to providing them a natural diet, a hummer garden is an excellent way to attract birds to your nearby feeder: since hummingbirds

News and Info for 12/24/2015

Saranac Lake Winter Carnival | Saranac Lake, NY “Don’t miss the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival! This 10 day celebration starts the first weekend in February. Parades, games, exhibits, celebrations, concerts, and more, all with a focus on family fun. We