What is the Owasco Watershed
Lake Association?

OWLA is a citizen-based association that promotes cooperation and leadership in the comprehensive management of land use, water quality, recreation, agriculture and a host of other issues as they pertain to Owasco Lake and its watershed.

Owasco Watershed Lake Association (OWLA) is a 501 C-3 not-for-profit corporation founded to educate the public on the environmental management, preservation, wise use, and appreciation of Owasco Lake and its watershed.

Visit OWLA at:

Owasco Lake Watershed Inspector

To contact: Click here

Other information about  Owasco Lake at: Owasco Watershed Network (OWN)

DEC Toll-Free Hotline

A new toll-free hotline to help ensure strict enforcement of environmental laws that protect the State's natural resources.

 1-844-DEC-ECOS (1-844-332-3267)

The line is staffed 24/7 and connects callers to a DEC police dispatcher.

Next OWLA Meeting


June 7, 2017

Note Location

Owasco Yacht Club

7:00 pm

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Owasco Lake on 2016 DEC 303 list as impaired due to HABs

Detailed Information
Click Here

Owasco Lake Day 2017

Sunday,  August 6, 2017

Deauville Island at Emerson Park

Family Fun, Boat Rides, Games, Lake Updates and more

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Owasco Lake Watershed Rules and Regulations Informational Meetings

Monday, June 19, 2017; 6:00 to 7:30 PM

BOCES Community Auditorium

1879 W Genesee St Rd, Auburn, NY 13021


Wednesday, June 21, 2017; 6:00 to 7:30 PM

Moravia High School Auditorium

68 South Main Street, Moravia, NY 13118

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OWLA Strategic Plan

Click here to review the
2016 OWLA Strategic Plan.

The 2017 Plan will be available here for review soon.