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What is the Owasco Watershed
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
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.
The line is staffed 24/7 and connects callers to a DEC police dispatcher.
2015 Owasco Lake Water Sampling Data
Next OWLA Meeting
Wednesday, May 4
Springside Inn, 7 pm
Save the Date:
Owasco Lake Day: Wednesday, June 22, 2016
OWLA At Work
New CAFO Permits
Comments to the NYS DEC in response to proposed new draft general permits for Concentrated
Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO)
Impaired Waters Status
Letter from Cayuga County Health Department to NYS DEC requesting the Owasco Lake
be added to the list of Impaired Waters
Letter From OWLA to NYS DEC re Owasco Lake re Owasco Lake be added to list of Impaired
March to Lake Day Presentations
John Halfman, Finger Lakes Institute
Owasco Lake/Watershed Water Quality
Scott Kisbaugh, NYS DEC
Harmful Algal Blooms Surveillance Program
Hilary Mosher, Finger Lakes Institute Prism
Invasive Species Management for Owasco Lake
Slate For Election of OWLA Board and Executive Board
Election to be held at Annual Membership Meeting June 1