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Barbara McMartin, Author, Activist
Barbara McMartin, Author, Activist

Barbara McMartin, Adirondack Historian, Guide & Activist

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For 30 years, Barbara McMartin has been one of the Adirondacks' most prolific authors. From her home in the southern Adirondacks, McMartin has also played a leading role in the Park's political life, authoring histories and public policy reports, and serving on prominent committees. She's now in the final months of her tenure as chair of the Forest Preserve Advisory Committee, which offers advice to the Department of Environmental Conservation. McMartin sat down recently to talk with Brian Mann about her career and some of the issues facing the Adirondack Park.

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Adirondack Bureau Chief

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