Recent NYS DEC forest ranger actions:
Town of Corinth
Search and Rescue Training: On April 22, Forest Ranger Baker took part in search and rescue training organized by Lower Adirondack Search and Rescue (LASAR).
Rangers often work with LASAR members during large search missions. Members of Hudson Mohawk Search and Rescue were also in attendance.
Be sure to properly prepare and plan before entering the backcountry.
If a person needs a Forest Ranger, whether it’s for a search and rescue, to report a wildfire, or to report illegal activity on state lands and easements, they should call 833-NYS-RANGERS. If a person needs urgent assistance, they can call 911. To contact a Forest Ranger for information about a specific location, the DEC website has phone numbers for every Ranger listed by region.