APA Finds St. Regis Canoe Area UMP in Conformance

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From the minutes of the APA’s May 11 -12 meeting that “the Agency unanimously adopted the revised draft resolution finding the St. Regis Canoe Area Unit Management Plan in conformance with the general guidelines and criteria of the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan, except with regard to final action on the St. Regis Fire tower, to be further clarified through a proposed comprehensive study of fire towers…”
To download the 2006 approved UMP for the St. Regis Canoe area click here please
It now appears that the Department of Environmental Conservation has one year from the date of adoption of this plan to develop a comprehensive plan for fire towers within the Adirondack Park. Should no such plan be developed or should a plan not meet the future approval of the APA, the St. Regis Fire Tower should be destined for removal in three years.