Events

2018 Seneca Lake Water Quality Summit!

Warren Hunting Smith Library @ Hobart and William Smith Colleges, 334 Pulteney St, Geneva, NY



2018 Seneca Lake Water Quality Summit
March 24, 2017
9:00 am – 3:30 pm Ÿ
Warren Hunting Smith Library @ Hobart and William Smith Colleges

The greater Seneca Lake community is invited to attend the 2018 Seneca Lake Water Quality Summit. Seating is limited; please reserve your seat at the summit by registering on-line.

The Summit is sponsored by Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association in partnership with:

Community Science Institute
Finger Lakes Institute
Finger Lakes Water Hub, NYS Department of  Environmental Conservation
NYS Department of  Environmental Conservation 
Ontario County Soil and Water District
Seneca Watershed Intermunicipal Organization

Details:

9:00 Doors Open: HWS Library – Geneva Room

9:30 Water Quality Initiatives & Findings

Seneca Lake Water Quality Monitoring Overview
Kelly Coughlin, Seneca Lake Pure Waters Water Quality Team Leader

Stream Monitoring Program and Results
Stephen Penningroth – Executive Director Community Science Institute

Shoreline Monitoring – Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs)
Ed Przybylowicz & Frank DiOrio, SLPWA HABs Monitoring Team Leaders

Finger Lakes Institute Research Findings 
John Halfman, Research Scientist, Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Taking Actions to Improve Lake Health across NYS
Scott Kishbaugh, Chief, Lakes Monitoring and Assessment, NYS DEC

Seneca Lake Water Quality: Now and Then a Historical Comparison
Lewis McCaffrey, Research Scientist, NYS DEC Finger Lakes Water Hub

12:30 – Lunch Provided

1:00 Water Quality Partnership Actions

Blueprint for Successful Pollution Mitigation
Amiee Clinkhammer, Watershed Coordinator, NYS DEC Finger Lakes Water Hub

Seneca Watershed Intermunicipal Organization Overview & Update
Mark Venuti, Seneca Watershed Intermunicipal Organization

Preventing Stormwater Runoff with Green Infrastructure
Jacob Fox, Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association

Agricultural Environmental Management Program
Tucker Kautz, Ontario County Soil and Water District

2:30 Panel Discussion with Presenters


This event is free and open to the public!

Seating is limited, reserve your seat by completing and submitting the online registration form.

 



March 24 2018

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM