Harmful Algae Bloom Public Forum

Ramada Geneva Lakefront

Join us at at the Harmful Algae Bloom (HAB) Public Forum to learn about the ecology of HABs, the unprecedented harmful algae blooms that occurred in Seneca Lake in late September, SLPWA's HABs Monitoring Program initiative and the possible heath implications of exposure to HABs.  
Harmful Algae Bloom Public Forum

5:30 Doors Open
6:00 Welcoming Remarks
         Rick Weakland, SLPWA President

6:10 Ecology of HAB's / Cyanobacteria
        Lisa Cleckner, Ph.D.
        Director of the Finger Lakes Institute at HWS Colleges

6:30 NY Statewide View of HABs
        Lewis McCaffrey, Ph.D.
        Senior Scientist, Finger Lakes Water Hub

6:50 Seneca Lake HABs Monitoring Program
        Ed Przybylowicz, Ph.D.
        SLPWA HABs Monitoring Program Co-Coordinator

7:10 Health Implications of HABs
        James Hyde
        Research Scientist, NYS Department of Health

7:30 Question-and-Answer Session
        Panel of Speakers

October 26 2017

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM