Tag: Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association

Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association begins Harmful Algal B

Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association begins Harmful Algal Bloom observations this week

The Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association has announced there have not been any sightings of Harmful Algal Blooms in the lake as they begin the season of observation. Our 120+ volunteers are finishing up training and ready to start the season. Volunteers ... MORE
Elected leaders, environmental activists in Finger Lakes break wit

Elected leaders, environmental activists in Finger Lakes break with one of region’s largest groups

A 30-year old non-profit environmental group that bills itself as the protector of Seneca Lake’s water quality is catching flak for accepting a $15,000 contribution from the state’s largest landfill, which is located about five miles northeast of the lake. Seneca Lake ... MORE
Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association releases new video

Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association releases new video

A new video has been released from the Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association that covers its mission and encourages people to preserve and protect the quality of the lake. In the release the Association says investment of time and funds are important ... MORE
Lake Friendly Living Awareness Week shines light on keeping watershed healthy

Lake Friendly Living Awareness Week shines light on keeping watershed healthy

Lake Friendly Living is a concept that was born out of a desire to create sustainable habits for all residents of the region to preserve and bolster lake health. For obvious reasons, the Finger Lakes region is reliant on lake health- whether ... MORE
FL1 DAILY: What can we all do to

FL1 DAILY: What can we do in our back yard to improve lake health? (podcast)

During the first full week of May, a group of lake health advocates will be coming together for Lake Friendly Living Awareness Week. The goal will be to educate members of the community on ways to improve the overall health of the ... MORE
Soil and lake health

Soil and lake health central to improving region’s environment over long-term

The long-term health of Seneca Lake is crucial. Not only for maintaining the region’s drinking water supply- but also for the sake of tourism and agriculture. Later this month, a farming symposium will focus on what’s known as Payment for Ecosystem Services ... MORE
FL1 DAILY: Farming symposium takes on eco-friendly soil management practices to protect lakes (podcast)

FL1 DAILY: Farming symposium takes on eco-friendly soil management practices to protect lakes (podcast)

Later this month Seneca Lake Pures Waters Association will be putting on a farming symposium. It’s all about Soil Health Incentive programs for farm and vineyard owners- which are typically known as Payment for Ecosystem Services. The programs allow farmers to be ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

What’s up with all the algae? While experts and scientists battle with the ‘what’ is causing dozens of blooms each summer in lakes around the region – spotters with one volunteer organization are putting in the work to alert residents about harmful ... MORE