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Old 07-08-2019, 06:57 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by tgoodwin View Post
Great report. But I will note that the boardwalk in Marcy Swamp was mostly the work of ATIS. We had major financial help from the ADK46-Rs that paid for a significant share of the cost of the materials, and the DEC flew the material. Unfortunately, they couldn't drop the material on the trail, so a Student Conservation Association crew hauled maybe half of it through the swamp to the trail. This "head start" allowed the ATIS crew to finish the job in 3-1/2 weeks, getting a bit of help from the DEC the final week.
Thanks - I'll amend that bit of the text.
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