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Finger Lakes Events for NYISAW 2018 are here!

Finger Lakes Events for NYISAW 2018 are here!

  Invasive species are on the move; everyone can help to stop their spread Activities Set for New York’s FIFTH Invasive Species Awareness Week, July 8-14th GENEVA, NY – This year marks the fifth Invasive Species Awareness Week in New York State. Last year over 70 invasive species activities occurred throughout the Finger Lakes and […]

By July 2, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Our cool weather can make the invasion of the Southern Pine Beetle even worse.

Our cool weather can make the invasion of the Southern Pine Beetle even worse.

A new invasion of Southern Pine Beetles is under way as the warming climate makes New York more habitable. But our cooler fall and winter weather may make the situation worse according to a new study from Dartmouth College.

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Researchers use LiDAR to locate invasive fish and preserve a national treasure

Researchers use LiDAR to locate invasive fish and preserve a national treasure

Scientists have begun using LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) from an airplane to detect and capture non-native lake trout. They were able to demonstrate the ability to find groups of two or more lake trout swimming as deep as 50 feet below the surface.

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Calendar

July 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Cayuga County WQCC 10am-11:30am,
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  • Water Chestnut Hand-pull at Montezuma
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  • Water Chestnut Pull, City of Ithaca Reservoir
  • Nature at the Zoo
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  • Outreach at Taughannock Falls State Park
  • Round Goby Roundup
  • Yates County Fair Booth - Outreach
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  • Aquatic Invasive Species Workshop
  • Invasive Species Summer Camp (Closed Event)
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  • Water Chestnut Hand-pull at Montezuma
  • MARSH! Water Chestnut Pull
  • Mile-a-minute removal
  • Invasive Species Education Fair
  • Teacher Training
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  • iMapInvasives Training
  • Outreach at Robert H. Treman State Park
  • Ithaca's Invasives: What You Can Do
  • Our Native Ash Trees: See Them Before They're Gone
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  • Spotted Lanternfly Workshop
  • Aquatic Invasive Awareness Table
  • Water Chestnut Pull - Seneca Park Zoo
  • Ontario County Water Resources Council Meeting
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  • MARSH! Water Chestnut Pull
  • Water Chestnut Hand-pull at Montezuma
  • iMapInvasives and Bloom Training for the Kettle Lakes
  • Invasive Species Workshop - Future Forest Consulting
  • Nature at the Market
  • Nature at the Market
  • BioBlitz - Cumming Nature Center
  • Master Gardeners at Syracuse Regional Market
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  • Finger Lakes Regional Watershed Alliance Meeting
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  • Onondaga Co. Council on Environmental Health Meeting
  • Teacher Training
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  • Steuben County WQMA
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  • Wayne County WQCC
  • NYS Invasive Species Speaker Series
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  • Schuyler County WQCC Meeting
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  • Water Chestnut Hand-pull at Braddock Bay
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