October 2006
New York State Conservationist;Oct2006, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p26
The article provides actual accounts of the works of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Rangers. In September 2002, Forest Ranger Steve Guenther was on an aerial fire detection flight in the Lake George area of the eastern Adirondacks. Rangers were using aerial detection due to extremely dry conditions and recent lightning storms. Guenther spotted a fire on the summit of Sleeping Beauty Mountain on the east side of Lake George and radioed in the Coordinates.


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