Posts Tagged 'Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy'

Chautauqua Conversations

Chautauqua Conversations

For several years, Chautauqua County, the Institution, local civic and tourist development boards, and various lake conservation groups and coalitions have been struggling against the rising tide of weeds, pollution and the seemingly inexorable death march of Chautauqua Lake.

BTG Lake Walk to focus on importance of fresh water

BTG Lake Walk to focus on importance of fresh water

At 6:30 p.m. today, Deb Naybor will present “How Special is Chautauqua Lake” at the Lake Walk, discussing the gift of fresh water. Meet at the covered porch of the Heinz Fitness Center, located on South Lake Drive at the corner of South Avenue (below the Youth Activities Center). This event is sponsored by the Bird, Tree & Garden Club in cooperation with the Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy.

Cherry leads Lake Walk, wastewater plant tour

Cherry leads Lake Walk, wastewater plant tour

The water of Chautauqua Lake will be the focus of today’s Bird, Tree & Garden Club Lake Walk led by Tom Cherry, operations supervisor for the Chautauqua Utility District. At 6:30 p.m. at Heinz Fitness Center’s covered porch, Cherry will present “Water — Before and After.” Cherry said in an email that participants would walk from the porch along the lakefront with the option of a wastewater plant tour.