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New York State Forest Ranger Roster for Region 6

Forest Ranger Emergency Contact:

  • 518-408-5850
  • 518-891-0235 (Adirondacks)

Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and
St. Lawrence Counties

Capt. Drew Cavanagh, Regional Forest Ranger
317 Washington Street
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone: (315) 785-2558
Fax: (315) 785-2242

Region 6 Forest Rangers - Zone A
Name Location County Telephone
Lt. Jay Terry
Zone Supervisor
Potsdam St. Lawrence 315-265-3090
Will Benzel Wanakena St. Lawrence 315-848-3710,
Cell: 315-566-9285
Corenne Black Cranberry Lake St. Lawrence 315-848-2717,
Cell: 315-212-9440
Peter Evans Nicholville St. Lawrence 315-705-3001
Joshua Hogan Canton St. Lawrence 315-212-9745
Howard Thomes Harrisville St. Lawrence 315-741-0279
Region 6 Forest Rangers - Zone B
Name Location County Telephone
Lt. Joel Nowalk
Zone Supervisor
Lowville Jefferson, Herkimer &
Martin Candee Boonville Jefferson & Lewis 315-542-4684
Luke Evans Brantingham Lewis 315-376-8030,
Cell: 315-235-5179
Michael Hubschmitt Turin Lewis 315-348-8247,
Cell: 315-235-5058
John Scanlon Lowville Lewis 315-376-3225,
Cell: 315-542-4773
Jennifer Snyder Lowville Jefferson & Lewis 315-489-6377
Region 6 Forest Rangers - Zone C
Name Location County Telephone
Lt. Scott Murphy
Zone Supervisor
Herkimer Herkimer & Oneida 315-866-6330
David Cornell Camden Herkimer & Oneida 315-245-0157,
Cell: 315-245-0284
Robert Coscomb Boonville Herkimer & Oneida 315-942-6949,
Cell: 315-235-5374
Gregory Hoag Boonville Herkimer & Oneida 315-566-9400
Adam Pickett Little Falls Herkimer & Oneida 315-823-9252
Robert Piersma Cassville Herkimer & Oneida 315-895-7023
Charles Richardson Boonville Herkimer & Oneida 315-542-4554

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