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2022 Newsletters


November/December 2022 Newsletter

Save the Pine Bush Lost Good Friends Mark Plaat, One of the Founders of Save the Pine Bush November/December 2022 Newsletter

Save the Pine Bush Lost Good Friends Jim Travers, Save the Pine Bush Volunteer November/December 2022 Newsletter

A Wild Idea: How the Environmental Movement Tamed the Adirondacks by Tom Ellis November/December 2022 Newsletter

The Dunn Dump Should be Closed! by Tom Ellis November/December 2022 Newsletter

Tracy Frirschs PFAS Resolution November/December 2022 Newsletter

June/July 2022 Newsletter

What is Full Protection, Partial Protection and who is the Pine Bush? By Lynne Jackson June / July 2022 Newsletter

Practical Steps We Can Take to Save Our Climate By Tom Ellis June / July 2022 Newsletter

Close Waste Connections Dunn Construction and Demolition Debris Dump! By Tom Ellis June / July 2022 Newsletter

April/May 2022 Newsletter

Save the Pine Bush Appeal Heard in the NYS Appellate Division, Third Department by Lynne Jackson April/May 2022 Newsletter

Efforts Continue in 2022 to Rein in Two Local Polluters by Tom Ellis April/May 2022 Newsletter

Save the Pine Bush Update and the War on Terror by Tom Ellis April/May 2022 Newsletter

Wanted Dead or Alive: Karner Blues My Pine Bush History Report by Olvia Rose April/May 2022 Newsletter

February/March 2022 Newsletter

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Save the Pine Bush Files Appeal by Lynne Jackson February/March 2022

Save the Pine Bush Loses a Friend Lou Ismay by Tom Ellis February/March 2022

A Solar Farm in the Pine Bush? Balancing conflicting environmental needs. by Lynne Jackson February/March 2022

The Damaging Health Effects of the Dunn Dump by Tom Ellis February/March 2022

Lasagna Dinners by Lynne Jackson February/March 2022


2021 Newsletters


October/November 2021 Newsletter

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Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic Defends the Pine Bush by Tom Ellis – October/November 2021

Build It And They Will Come: Cousin of Karner Blue Returns To Albany by Laura Ferran, Founder of (SEBS) South End Butterfly Sanctuary, Albany NY – October/November 2021

Proposed Developments to Watch by Lynne Jackson – October/November 2021

What Really Happens to the Dunn Dump Complaints? by Tom Ellis – October/November 2021


June/July 2021 Newsletter

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The Pine Bush & the Pandemic April 2021 Save the Pine Bush Lecture by Long time Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission (APBPC) Conservation Director Neil Gifford June/July 2021

The International Energy Agency Issues a Landmark Statement About Fossil Fuels, Bill McKibben June/July 2021

Waste Management Pulls Out of Seeking to Dump in Albanys South End Community Dominick Calsolaro June/July 2021

Experts call for mandatory recycling of products containing rare metals, from The Guardian June/July 2021

Fire Burns House of Save the Pine Bush Founder John Wolcott June/July 2021

Lafarge Cant Burn Tires! June/July 2021


April/May 2021 Newsletter

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Save the Pine Bush Files an Amicus Brief in the Pyramid Lawsuit April/May 2021

Clean Air Update from Tom Ellis April/May 2021

Are the Winds of Change Finally Here? April/May 2021

THE INTERNET: First uploaded in January, 1996, Save the Pine Bush now has a new, modern website! April/May 2021


February/March 2021 Newsletter

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Update on Land Conservation Struggles in Our Region, Feb/Mar 2021

Deconstruction Not Demolition, Feb/Mar 2021

Battling Hazardous Waste Incineration, Feb/Mar 2021

Lew Oliver Remembers Rezsin and Ted Adams, Feb/Mar 2021


2020 Newsletters


November/December 2020 Newsletter

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The Residents and the Pine Bush Win Against Pyramid – Justice Prevails, November/December 2020


September/October 2020 Newsletter

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Rezsin Adams Remembered at the Save the Pine Bush Dinner, November/December 2020


July/August 2020 Newsletter

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Judith Enck Speaks About Cleaning the Air,July/Aug 2020

Bats in the Unprotected Pine Bush of Guilderland: Facing tremendous obstacles, bringing many gifts, July/Aug 2020

Brian Bush: PCBs and the Pine Bush Looking back at a legacy, July/Aug 2020

Regulate Toxins, July/Aug 2020


 June/July 2020 Newsletter

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Save the Pine Bush Comments on the DEIS, June/July 2020

BUY LOCAL, GROW LOCAL, June/July 2020


May/June 2020 Newsletter

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Proposed Crossgates Development, May/June 2020

Write to the Town of Guilderland Planning Board about the Proposed Crossgates Development, May/June 2020

COVID-19 and Dunn Landfill, May/June 2020

Save the Pine Bush Loses a Friend, May/June 2020


April/May 2020 Newsletter

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Tree Clear Cut, April/May, 2020

Dunn Landfill, April/May, 2020

Extinction Rebellion Capital Region, April/May, 2020

Buffer is Essential to Protect Pine Bush, April/May, 2020


February/March 2020 Newsletter

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Pyramid Submits the Draft Environmental Impact Statement, February/March, 2020

National Weather Service and the Climate Crisis, February/March, 2020

Save the Pine Bush Loses a Friend, February/March, 2020

Burn Tires vs. Clean Air, February/March, 2020

Please Help the state of New York to Declare a Climate Crisis, February/March, 2020

Updates on the trash problems in Rensselaer, February/March, 2020