Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5059/Outdoorsen-usTue, 25 Apr 2017 06:34:57 EDTTue, 25 Apr 2017 06:34:57 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssDrone regulations are on DEC's radarhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526781.htmlUnmanned aerial drone use falls into a bit of a gray area for law enforcement in the Adirondack backcountry, but the state Department of Environmental Conservation says it will soon seek public input on the subject.Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTSki season ends in the Olympic Regionhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526766.htmlWILMINGTON - The Whiteface Mountain Ski Center ended its 2016-17 season on Easter Sunday, April 16, with spring conditions on 28 trails, temperatures in the low 70s and dozens of families scurrying around the base lodge looking for 4,000 hidden...Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTWelcoming new chicks into the flockhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526761.htmlThere's a handful of new additions chirping away at our homestead in Vermontville now that one of our chickens has successfully hatched a clutch of eggs.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTHand of man is evident everywherehttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526762.htmlIt is easy to forget that the lands surrounding many Adirondack communities were nearly denuded a century ago. While it's no longer as apparent as it once was, there's plenty of evidence of man's thumbprint all over the Par.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTFirst cast of the fishing seasonhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526738.htmlAs I gaze out the window of my home in Ray Brook, there are a dozen wild turkeys strutting around the side yard, pecking for leftovers near the bird feeder.Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT