Fecal Coliform Lake and Tributary Sampling Results

June 10 to Sept 2, 2014

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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

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

OWLA October Meeting


Members and Guests invited


Wednesday, October 1


7 pm at Springside Inn

6141 West Lake Road

Auburn NY


Details Here Soon


Status of Owasco Lake:

Dr. John Halfman’s Report from
Lake Day 2014
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Join Today

Dutch Hollow
Watershed Project

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(This a large file and may take a while to download)

Strategic Action Plan
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Lake Sampling Data Explained

Eileen O’Connor, Cayuga County Environmental Health Director, responds to questions about what the sampling data means and how it is used. Questions were submitted by Charlie Greene, OWLA Past President.

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OWLA president Jim Beckwith with NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo at reception after 2014  Bassmaster Governor’s Challenge on Owasco Lake.

OWLA at
Tomatofest 2014

Working To Build Support For Owasco Lake