Nearly 25 Tons of Milfoil Removed From Lake George in 2017 – 2018 Work Begins in June

More than 49,000 pounds of Eurasian watermilfoil was removed from Lake George during the 2017 summer season as part of a coordinated invasive species reduction project that was managed by the Lake George Park Commission. For that season, the Lake George Association invested $100,000 in the $260,000 project to protect Lake George water quality. The…
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Download the LGA’s March 2018 Newsletter

Among the stories in the March 2018 Lake George Association newsletter: A $54,500 grant to the LGA from the Lake Champlain Basin Program will solve a water quality concern in Huletts Landing; What the LGA is doing about harmful algal blooms and how the new New York State program will be a major help for…
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Good news and bad news on the invasive species front for the Lake

By Walt Lender Lake George Association Executive Director There’s good news and there’s bad news this week as we mark the National Invasive Species Awareness Week – Feb. 26 to March 2. The good news, according to the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (one of the Lake George Association’s partners in defense against invasive species),…
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Lake George Association Again Invests $30,000 In LGPC Mandatory Boat Inspection Program

For the third year in a row, the Lake George Association is investing $30,000 in the Lake George Park Commission’s Mandatory Boat Inspection Program. It is a concrete example of the LGA members’ commitment to protecting Lake George water quality. Additionally, the Lake George Association will be dedicating a second year of funding from a…
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LGA Receives $23,400 in Grants To Protect Lake George Water

The Lake George Association, whose mission is protecting Lake George water quality, has received $23,400 in two grants from the Lake Champlain Basin Program to be used toward Water Quality Protection and Invasive Species Protection and Outreach in 2018. The first of the grants, for $15,000, will be used to protect Lake George water by…
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LGA Pleased With Success of 2017 Park Commission Boat Inspection Program

As a partner in the Lake George Park Commission’s Mandatory Boat Inspection Program, the Lake George Association is pleased at the results of the 2017 program. The program, which requires that all trailered boats being launched into Lake George undergo an inspection at one of the seven regional inspection stations around Lake George before they…
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Success: Milfoil Mats Removed

The Lake George Association is focused on protecting Lake George water quality, preventing the introduction of new invasive species and managing the six invasive species already in Lake George. One of the invasive species management projects involves Eurasian watermilfoil, first discovered in Lake George in 1985. Eurasian watermilfoil spreads easily and grows quickly – it…
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