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For Release: Thursday, September 27, 2018

Stillwater Fire Tower, Herkimer County, Closed to Visitors

The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is asking the public to respect trail closure dates and do not trespass on the Big Moose Tract Conservation Easement that leads to Stillwater Fire Tower. According to a Recreation Management Plan agreed upon with the landowner, the private land is closed to visitors the second Tuesday, October 9th through December 20th. Please respect the trail closure signage and do not trespass. The lands on the Big Moose Tract are posted and patrolled during this time.

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