The Adirondacks

Adirondacks

  In 1892 the state of New York created Adirondack Park. It had a mountainous landscape, tons of wild life, waterways, forests and of course the Adirondack Mountains. This land was perfect for conservation or cultivation and is on the edge of deforestation. In the 1800’s one of the biggest concerns was clear cutting, however, in 1894 the Adirondack forest preserve was created which protect forever wild area. Out of the 6 million acres the state owns 2.6 million area of the Adirondack Park leaving 3.4 million acres privately owned.…

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