WORK PLAN: WEEK OF AUGUST 17 – 21, 2020

WORK PLAN: WEEK OF AUGUST 17 – 21, 2020

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This week crews will continue their routes around Chautauqua Lake picking up where they left off. LAKEWOOD crews will complete their way to Ashville Bay then cross to the east shore working south to Denslow. MAYVILLE crew will complete the east side to the Lutheran Camp then work along the west side to Chautauqua Inst. LONG POINT crew will continue working north along the west shore to Chautauqua Institution. Then cross to the east shore and begin working south.
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Work Plan: Week of August 10 – 14, 2020

Work Plan: Week of August 10 – 14, 2020

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This week crews will continue their routes along Chautauqua Lake’s shore.  Lakewood Crew Lakewood harvesters and shore crews are currently working north along the west shore in the Sherman’s Bay/Vukote areas. They will continue north to Ashville Bay then cross to the east shore and begin working south from Cheney’s Farm to Denslow. Long Point Crew Long Point harvesters are currently working along the west shore from Ashville Bay Marina to Chautauqua Institution. From there they will cross to the Lutheran Camp and begin working south along the east shore. Shore crews are just behind the harvesters. They will complete the east shore, working south from the Bridge to Cheney’s Farm. Then cross to Ashville Bay and continue north along the west shore to Chautauqua Institution. Once there, they will…
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Work Plan: Week of August 3 – 7, 2020

Work Plan: Week of August 3 – 7, 2020

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Lakewood Crew Lakewood harvesters are currently working in the Vukote area heading north along the west shore to Ashville Bay. Once they have reached Ashville, they will cross to the Cheney Farm working south along the east shore to Denslow Ave on Old Fluvanna. Shore crews are currently working south along the east shore. They will pick up where they left off near Townline road and continue along that shore to Denslow Ave. They then will cross to Celoron and once again begin working north along the west shore to Ashville Bay.  Long Point Crew Long Point harvesters are currently near Maple Springs working south along the east shore through Bemus to the Cheney Farm. Once this is complete, they will cross to Ashville Bay Marina and begin working north…
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Work Plan: Week of July 27 – 31

Work Plan: Week of July 27 – 31

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As our season goes on, you may have begun to notice a pattern. CLA crews are following a complete set route without skipping around. This week is the third time areas will be seeing us. The time it takes to complete the route is based on need at the time of our visit.  We will do our best to reach you area as quickly as we can. Thank you. LAKEWOOD This week Lakewood harvester will be working north along the west shore from Celoron to Ashville Bay. Then the harvester will cross to the east side of the lake and work south again from Cheney’s Farm through Greenhurst to Denslow on Old Fluvanna. Lakewood shore crew will continue north along west shore from Vukote to Ashville Bay Marina. Then cross…
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UNDERSTANDING ALGAL BLOOMS

News, Science & Testing
CLA Collaborates with Organizations in Support of Healthy Aquatic Environment  Lakewood, NY — A healthy lake is a happy lake. The CLA has been collaborating with multiple organizations throughout the years to provide a natural response to unwanted vegetation, in-lake maintenance, and the removal and clearing of shoreline debris which clogs navigation. The CLA has also become deeply involved with studying, cataloging, and monitoring Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs). In addition, the CLA informs the public and appropriate government agencies about the presence of algal blooms. Algal blooms are a rapid increase in the population of algae in an aquatic system. Algae is always present in bodies of water, such as Chautauqua Lake, but only a few types can produce toxins. Toxin production can be stimulated by environmental factors such as…
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