Lake George Association Press Releases and Lake George News

 

2014

10/23/2014- Lake George Association Partners with Friends Point Homeowners' Association to Restore Shoreline -pdf

10/17/2014- Lake George Association Partners with Lochlea Homeowners' Association to Re-vegetate the banks of English Brook -pdf

10/14/2014- Lake George Association Partners with Norowal Cabin Owners' Association to Install Native Plant Shoreline Buffer -pdf

9/29/2014- Lake George Association Partnering with Lake George Park Commission for Comprehensive Recreation Study of the Lake -pdf

9/16/2014- LGA Receives Froehlich Foundation Funding for Over Two Decades of Lake Protection -pdf

8/5/2014- LGA's Annual Summer Gala Raises Money for Lake Saving Projects and Programs -pdf

6/23/2014- Statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Spread Prevention Legislation Headed to Govenor's Office -pdf

6/23/2014- LGA and LCLGRBP to Host Warren County Waterbodies Planning Charrette -pdf

6/17/2014 - Stephanie Smith Joins the LGA - pdf

6/17/3014 - A Chance to Own a Piece of TV history at the LGA's Summer Gala - pdf

6/2/2014 - LGA Supports Stronger Statewide AIS Regulations - pdf

5/22/2014 - LGA to Host The Great Plant Trade in Event Friday May 30th - pdf

4/30/2014 - EPA Honors LGA as an exceptional New York Environmental Leader - pdf

4/9/2014 - LGA Honored with 2014 US EPA Environmental Quality Award for Floating Classroom Program - pdf

4/2/2014 - LGA's Floating Classroom sealed as part of LGPC Frozen Boats Program - pdf

3/7/2014 - LGA Receives Donation from Stewart's Holiday Match Program - pdf

2/6/2014 - LGA Awarded Grant from Lake Champlain Basin Program for Floating Classroom - pdf

1/16/2014 - LGA Awarded Grant from Lake Champlain Basin Program for Stormwater Mitigation Project at Mossy Point Boat Launch - pdf

1/9/2014 - LGA Receives Funding from Shumway Foundation - pdf

 

 

2013

12/27/2013 - Tips from the LGA on how to recycle your Christmas tree - pdf

12/11/2013 - LGA Partners with the Town of Lake George to Address Stormwater Issues at Usher Park - pdf

12/04/2013 - Fourteen New Dry Wells Protect Lake George from Stormwater Runoff Around the Lake - pdf

11/19/2013 - West Brook Conservation Initiative Selected as Finalist for Environmental Committee Chairman’s Award from The Business Council
of New York State
- pdf

11/13/2013 - Lake George Association Hosts Project WILD Workshop for Area Teachers - pdf

11/6/2013 - LGA Completes Lake-Saving Project on Foster Brook - pdf

11/6/2013 - Lake Steward Program Provided Most Coverage Yet for Lake George - pdf

9/5/2013 - LGA Receives Froehlich Foundation Funding - pdf

8/26/2013 - LGA and The Hyde Collection Partner to create ‘My Summer Place’ Floating Classroom Program - pdf

8/2/2013 - LGA Receives Grant from the Bender Scientific Fund - pdf

8/2/2013 - Author Peter Tobiessen To Present About the Secret Life of a Lake - pdf

7/2/2013 - Essex County Invasive Transport Law - pdf

6/10/2013- Winner of Lake George Bookmark Design Contest Announced -pdf

5/14/2013- LGA and Volunteers from Keller Williams Realty Plant Rain Garden at Ticonderoga Public Beach -pdf

5/10/2013 - LGA Receives Funding from Glens Falls Foundation to Support Floating Classroom Program - pdf

5/7/2013 - LGA Lake Stewards Back Out On Duty - pdf

3/4/2013 - Lake George Association Wins National Invasive Species Award - pdf

1/28/13 - LGA 2012 Lake Stewards Report Released - pdf

 

2012

11/5/2012 - Eight Sediment Ponds in Hague and Bolton Receive Cleanouts
(Download a pdf here.)

11/2/2012 - Foster Brook Stream Restoration in Huletts Landing
(Download a pdf here.)

10/31/2012 - Trees for Tributaries on Lake George
(Download a pdf here.)

10/24/2012 - Wright Foundation $500 K Grant to West Brook Conservation Initiative & Children's Adventure Play Area - pdf

9/13/2012 - Rain Barrel Workshop in Ticonderoga a Great Success - pdf

9/11/2012 - LGA to Begin Upstream West Brook Restoration Project - pdf

9/7/2012 - Alicia Nichols Joins LGA Staff - pdf

8/16/2012 Free Rain Barrel Workshop in Ticonderoga -pdf

8/14/2012 - Federal, state, and local officials meet at LGA to discuss invasive species prevention
(Download a pdf here.)

8/1/2012 - Spiny Water Flea Confirmed in Lake George - pdf
7/9/2012 - Volunteers Sought for Annual Loon Census - pdf
6/28/2012 - Town of Lake George Creates New Native Plant Demonstration Garden - pdf
6/28/2012 - Lake George Bookmark Contest Winner Announced - pdf

6/14/2012 - $14,950 Award to LGA will Assist 2012 Lake George Stewards Program
(Download a pdf here.)

6/14/2012 - Signs Remind Warren County Travelers About New Invasives Law
(Download a pdf here.)


6/11/2012 - Rainbow Beach Association Establishes Own Regulations for Boat Launching
5/30/2012 - LGA Urges Public to Lookout for Aggressive Invasive Species - Yellow Iris
5/23/2012 - Lake-friendly Living Open House is June 2
5/2/2012 - LGA to Complete Stormwater Project on Black Point Road
4/25/2012 - LGA Seeks Volunteers for Invaders Watch Program
4/16/2012 - 2012 Spring/Summer LGA Events
4/9/2012 - Project Wet Teacher Workshop on March 27
4/4/2012 - LGA Supports Senate Invasives Bill Introduced by Betty Little
3/9/2012 - No Phosphorus Lawn Fertilizer Law Now in Effect
3/9/2012 - LGA Seeks Support for NEW NYS Invasives Bill
2/15/2012 - LGA Shares 3-D Watershed Model with Lake George Elementary Students
2/15/2012 - LGA Releases 2011 Lake Stewards Report
2/10/2012 - Lake George's Beach Road First in New York State to Get Porous Asphalt
1/5/2012 - Tahoe Experts Share Asian Clam research on second visit to Lake George


2012 Lake George News

May 24, 2012 - Post Star - Court: State leads on lake's rules

2011

12/15/2011 - Lake George Clearest Among 98 New York Lakes
12/1/2011 - Floating Classroom Program Accepting Reservations for 2012 Season
11/22/2011 - Asian Clam Task Force Redoubles Efforts with Fall Treatments
11/7/2011 - Sediment Basins in Hague Cleaned Out to Protect Lake George Water Quality
11/7/2011 - LGA Educators Teach Lake Protection to Lake George Elementary Students
11/7/2011 - LGA Completes Lake Saving Project on English Brook
10/27/2011 - Preliminary Results from the 2011 Lake Steward Program Released
10/25/2011 - Task Force Completes Asian Clam Survey - No new infestations found
10/21/2011 - LGA Reminds Residents -- Don't Flush Your Drugs
10/5/2011 - Glens Falls National Bank Donates $20K to LGA for West Brook Conservation Initiative
9/22/2011 - LGA Fall Gardening Reminders to Protect Lake George
9/23/2011 - LGA Completes Multi-year Lake Saving Project at Indian Brook
9/19/2011 - Volunteers Turn West Brook Into a Bird Paradise
9/19/2011 - LGA Cleans Up Beach Impacted by Tropical Storm Irene
9/16/2011 - Warren County Passes Invasive Species Transport Law
9/15/2011 - Asian Clam Control Plan Moves Forward
9/14/2011 - LGA Testifies at State Assembly - Represents Lake George Region
9/6/2011 - Volunteers Needed for West Brook Planting
8/25/2011 - LGA Holds 126th Annual Meeting
8/22/2011 - LGA Receives BoatUS Foundation Grant
8/10/2011 - Lake-wide Survey for Asian Clam Underway - Two Additional Sites Found
8/5/2011 - LGA Receives Froehlich Foundation Funding
8/2/2011 - Two New Directors Join LGA Board
7/22/2011 - Free Training for New Citizen Science Program
7/22/2011 - Asian Clam Discovered in Boon Bay
7/21/2011 - Lee Woodruff to Speak at LGA Annual Meeting
7/1/2011 - LGA Seeks Volunteers for Annual Loon Census
7/1/2011 - July is Lakes Appreciation Month - LGA Has Events Planned
6/24/2011 - LGA's Lake Steward Program Off to a Strong Start
6/24/2011 - New Advice, Approaches for Safe Septic System Landscaping
6/20/2011 - LGA's New Citizen Science Program: Invaders Watch
6/20/2011 - Over 800 Mats Down for Asian Clam
6/16/2011 - Lake George Delta Project Moves Forward
6/10/2011 - Yellow iris back on Lake George
6/10/2011 - LGA Supports Emerald Ash Borer Funding
6/3/2011 - Floating Classroom Hosts Lake George Park Commission
5/27/2011 - Winner of Lake George Bookmark Contest Announced
5/27/2011 - LGA Seeks Salmon Stocking Volunteers
5/27/2011 - Lake George Bookmark Contest Winner Announced
5/25/2011 - New Lake George Onsite Septic Clean-out Program
5/20/2011 - Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week
5/20/2011 - LGA CSLAP Volunteers Get Ready for Season
5/12/2011 - Lake George Lake Stewards Program to Expand
5/2/2011 - LGA Lake-friendly LIving Open House on June 4
4/29/2011 - Spring Gardeners Urged to Take a Lake-friendly Approach
4/28/2011- LGA Comments on Baitfish Regulations
4/20/2011 - Asian Clam Response Begins
4/14/2011 - 2010 Lake Quality Reports Released
4/13/2011 - Rain Garden Poster and Presentation Available    Rain Garden poster image
4/4/2011 - Family-friendly Amphibian Workshop
4/4/2011 - LGA Launches New Website and Facebook Page
3/18/2011 - Asian Clam Eradication Plan Released
3/2/2011 - 2010 Lake Steward Report for the Public Released
2/1/2011 - J. Buckley Bryan Gives Additional $45,000 Gift to West Brook
2/1/2011 - J. Buckley Bryan Gives $12,000 for LGA Technology Upgrades
1/10/2011 - Salmon in the Classroom Comes to Ti Middle and Whitehall High
1/10/2011 - New Funding Source Will Expand LGA's Floating Classroom
1/4/2011 - $25,000 Award Will Assist 2011 Lake Steward Program
1/4/2011 - LGA Issues Ice Safety Tips

2010

12/5/2010 - Frank Lasch Joins LGA Board of Directors
12/1/2010 - LGA Receives $25,000 to Protect English Brook’s Watershed
10/15/10 - Island Trash Resolved
9/22/10 - Asian Longhorned Beetle Surveys to Expand
9/10/10 - LGA Supports Baitfish Regulation
9/3/10 - LGA Holds 125th Annual Meeting
9/3/10 - J. Buckley Bryan Receives Tuttle Citation
8/31/10 - LGA Elects New Board Members
8/31/10 - Asian Clam Public Informational Flyer Published
8/30/10 - LGA Receives Froehlich Foundation Grant Award
8/4/10 - LGA Announces Plans for Historic 125th Annual Meeting
7/23/10 - LGA Promotes 12 Tips for Boater Safety
7/14/10 - Aquatic Invasive Species Workshop
7/9/10 - LGA 125th Anniversary Gala is One Week Away
7/8/10 - Invasive Species Awareness Week Begins Monday
7/7/10 - LGA Upcoming Events for July
6/30/10 - No Phosphorus Bill Heads to Governor Patterson
6/23/10 - LGA Identifies New Invasive Terrestrial Plant - Wall Lettuce
6/14/10 - Gollhofer and Trunko Join LGA Staff
6/11/10 - Glens Falls Students Participate in Stream Monitoring Workshop
6/10/10 - Lake-friendly living talk "Landscaping with Native Plants" to be held Saturday
6/8/10 - Lake George Stream Clean-up Seeks Volunteers
5/30/10 - Lake George Starts Spring Cleaning with LGA's Catch Vac
5/27/10 - Floating Classroom First Programs of the Season
5/25/10 - LGA Lake Stewards Back on Duty
5/26/10 - Lake George Bookmark Contest Winner Announced
5/26/10 - LGA Events Coming Up June 1 - 19
5/13/10 - West Brook South Parcel Final Design Complete
5/11/10 - Press Release - LGA Supports Draft Proposal on Invasive Species
4/20/10 - LGA Events in honor of 125th Anniversary Celebration
4/19/10 - Ice-out for Earth Day
3/31/10 - Scores Attend Septic Training
3/30/10 - LGA Starts Spring Cleaning with Catch Vac
3/29/10 - Floating Classroom Receives $5,000 Grant from Glens Falls Foundation
3/12/10 - Boating Safety Courses Offer New On-Lake Option
3/5/10 - Lake George Clearer than 113 other NY Lakes
3/4/10 - Nuisance Waterfowl Workshop
3/2/10 - Lynne Rosenthal Joins LGA Staff
3/1/10 - LGA and CWICNY Sponsor Septic Training
1/29/10 - 2009 Lake George Lake Steward Program Report
1/29/10 - LGA Presents Lake George-ology Program for Town of Lake George
1/20/10 - Marine Trades Group and LGA Team up to Train Better Boaters
1/7/10 - LGA Releases Results of Initial Study on Effects of Fireworks

2009

LGA Director of Education presents at International Lake Management Conference - December 28
Black Point Road Sewer Comes Online - December 28
LGA Announces Winner of Fourth Annual Lake George Carols Contest - December 22
Stormwater Improvements for Putnam Lakefront - December 22
There is no Off season when working with invasive species - December 21
Non-native species of clam found in Lake George - December 21

 

 

 

 

 

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