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DEC Announces Annual Closure of Big Moose
Tract Conservation Easement and Stillwater Fire Tower

October 13, 2020   03:30 p.m.
    Press Release from NYS DEC:

    DEC ANNOUNCES START OF ANNUAL CLOSURE OF BIG MOOSE TRACT
    CONSERVATION EASEMENT AND STILLWATER FIRE TOWER

    Public Access Prohibited from the Second Tuesday in October to December 20

    The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced
    today the closure of access to the Stillwater Fire Tower on the Big Moose Tract
    Conservation Easement in Herkimer County.

    The access across private land is closed to visitors each year from the second
    Tuesday in October to December 20 according to a Recreation Management
    Plan agreed upon with the landowner.

    The lands on the Big Moose Tract are posted and patrolled during this time.
    Persons entering the property during this period could face prosecution for
    trespass.