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Forum: Environmental Issues 01-22-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,441
Posted By AdkGal
Straight salt on Route 3

I live in Franklin County, and I know for a fact that the State uses straight salt on Route 3. They haven't used sand in the mix for years. I was told the state changed because it cost too much in...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 04-18-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,554
Posted By AdkGal
It was a close call!

A friend of mine just missed a moose with her car on Thursday, between Sugarbush and Vermontville. She said if she had a passenger they could have touched the thing as it stepped out to the side of...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 03-02-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,197
Posted By AdkGal
Eagle on the Saranac River

This image was taken a few weeks ago on the Bloomingdale Road going into Saranac Lake. The eagles are concentrating on open water now where there are ducks, merganzers, etc.

Jackie
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Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-12-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,810
Posted By AdkGal
Great images! What kind of trail camera do you...

Great images! What kind of trail camera do you have?
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 03-16-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,256
Posted By AdkGal
There are several mature and immature bald eagles...

There are several mature and immature bald eagles around Ausable Point in Plattsburgh, along the shores of Lake Champlain. I was fortunate enough to get a decent shot this year with blue sky instead...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 09-06-2010, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,885
Posted By AdkGal
I saw this same behavior on Lake Placid a few...

I saw this same behavior on Lake Placid a few weeks ago. A few days after that, I was amazed to see 6 loon adults in a small flotilla of sorts. I have pictures here somewhere...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 08-16-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,811
Posted By AdkGal
Thanks for your thoughts :-) (My friend has...

Thanks for your thoughts :-)

(My friend has a farm in the area, and he is amazed how many rabbits he has hopping around this year.)

Even though people are saying it was probably a bobcat,...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 08-16-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,811
Posted By AdkGal
Lynx or Bobcat?

This morning I was on my way to pick up my nephew from football practice in Saranac Lake. I was driving west on Route 3, and about 4 miles from Vermontville when either a bobcat or a lynx ran across...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 02-14-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,750
Posted By AdkGal
During the 1980 Olympics I was working at the...

During the 1980 Olympics I was working at the Lake Placid Club. One afternoon I heard this awful roaring noise and thought the Club's heating system was blowing up. I asked someone what was going...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 02-10-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,136
Posted By AdkGal
It's settled...it's a hoax... GGGrrrrrr

That settle it for me! Thanks for the post. I guess I have been hoodwinked along with my friend.

I believed the story because several years ago, a friend and I had a Mtn lion cross in front of...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 02-09-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,136
Posted By AdkGal
Yes "hauled away" Do you think they would be...

Yes "hauled away" Do you think they would be able to do all the other testing that you mentioned with the cat lying on the side of the road??????
Let's be serious!!!! NO ONE said trash it!!!!
...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 02-09-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,136
Posted By AdkGal
It was taken on a guys cell phone. I have no way...

It was taken on a guys cell phone. I have no way to get hold of the picture. :cry:
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 02-09-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,136
Posted By AdkGal
Mtn Lion hit by car in Standish 2/8/10

A friend of mine just called and said he was shown a picture of a dead Mtn Lion that was hit by a car in Standish yesterday. The cat was weighed by the DEC, (190 pounds) then hauled away.
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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-23-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,760
Posted By AdkGal
Thanks so much for your quick responses.......

Thanks so much for your quick responses.... Witches Broom it is! (That would be a good name for my car! LOL!)

Thanks again!
Jackie
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-22-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,760
Posted By AdkGal
Can someone explain this?

Last week I was hiking in the woods on my property and found an odd sight. From a distance I thought it was an animal or huge bird in the tree. As I got closer I could see that it was a tree "in" a...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-01-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,001
Posted By AdkGal
My sister took this picture in Lake Placid today....

My sister took this picture in Lake Placid today. It was taken at the Horse Show Grounds:
http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y191/AdkGal/2.jpg
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 09-30-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 18,735
Posted By AdkGal
Two weeks ago, around 5 am, I heard a howl that...

Two weeks ago, around 5 am, I heard a howl that sounded VERY wolf-like. This howl was very deep in sound and quite long. I only heard the one and then my dogs went crazy. Two days later a neighbor...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 09-08-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,321
Posted By AdkGal
Amazing photo.... BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!

Amazing photo.... BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-26-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,649
Posted By AdkGal
Is anyone finding sick Pine Siskins or finches at...

Is anyone finding sick Pine Siskins or finches at their feeders? Seems to be some salmonella going around, and spreading fast through the huge flocks of siskins, and also passed on to other species...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-19-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,253
Posted By AdkGal
Hi Wendy, When I adopted Merlin from the...

Hi Wendy,

When I adopted Merlin from the Denver pup lock-up, I was told he was an Aussie. However, I feel he has a splash of Border Collie in him because of his confirmation. Whatever he is, he...
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