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)

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Dutch Hollow Project

Details, Update, and Information

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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.

Owasco Lake
Nutrient Report 6/25/15

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Owasco Watershed Lake Association        

August 5, 2015

Springside Inn at 7:00 PM


Welcome Members and Guests

Call to Order


    Finger Lakes Land Trust
and the Role it Plays with Owasco Flats

       Andrew Zepp, Executive Director
Finger Lakes Land Trust

I.        Roll Call Sheet

II.      Approval of July 1, 2015 Minutes – Gilda Brower

III.    Financial Report - Jeff Trescot


IV.     Committee Reports

            A.  Membership Update - Rosemarie Romano

                  1. Cove Captains Pilot Program

                  2. Donation Update

            B.  Communication - Carolyn Hiza

            C.   Organizational Committee Reports

            D.   Status of “Ask” Grant

            E. Water Testing/Monitoring-
                    Ken Kudla; Drew Snell

V.       Old Business  

            A.   Lake Levels- Bill Phillips             


VI.     New Business

A. Survey on Lake Levels

VII.   Wrap-up (next meeting; assignments; agenda planning items)


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2015 OWLA Meeting Dates
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