"Our goal moving forward is to maximize the use of our venues, create new revenue streams, evaluate the organization to make it more effective and efficient, promote and market all facilities, track and predict expenses, search for new profitable events and control existing ones."
"The monarch is not threatened with extinction, but it has the most marvelous migratory and overwintering behavior of any butterfly on the planet, and both of those aspects of its biology are threatened with extinction because of what's been happening in Mexico and because of what is happening in the United States."
"This is a great loss for the Adirondack Park and the Adirondack Park Agency because it sets a precedent for forest fragmentation across the Adirondacks and codifies for the first time in 40 years of APA history that the APA Act is to be reduced to mere guidance and not law."
"The location of the Fort itself is both beautiful and calculated – overlooking Lake Champlain and Vermont’s Green Mountains, with historic architecture looming over the ridge at a very advantageous viewpoint."
Hand-wringing. Same story in most rural places .... except they recognize that tourism is one of the best drivers of economy. We are not a urban-location and never will be. We are not a place ideal for industrial development, and probably never will be. Our assets are "Wild".