Making A Difference

Making A Difference

This year the CLA removed 8 truckloads of dangerous spring debris and 534 truckloads of nuisance aquatic vegetation from Chautauqua Lake. These before and after photos are evidence that show the work provided by the Chautauqua Lake Association is an effective means of lake management. BURTIS BAY BURTIS BAY - AFTER: 9/22/2022 BURTIS BAY - BEFORE: 9/7/2022 BITTERSWEET BITTERSWEET - BEFORE: 9/7/2022 BITTERSWEET - AFTER: 9/22/2022 BITTERSWEET: 9/22/2022 BONITA BONITA - BEFORE: 9/7/2022 BONITA: AFTER - 9/22/2022 BONITA: AFTER - 9/22/2022 DENSLOW DENSLOW: BEFORE - 9/7/2022 DENSLOW: AFTER - 9/22/2022 LONGVIEW END OF LONGVIEW - BEFORE: 9/7/2022 END OF LONGVIEW…
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Work Plan: August 29-September 1

Work Plan: August 29-September 1

This is the final week of regular season. We are down to one shore crew between all three crews. They will be working at various locations based on need and manpower availability. The south harvester will be assisting the south mobi crew in Burtis Bay. The center harvesters will be finishing Whitney Bay and working towards Chautauqua Institution. The north harvesters will be completing their route from Irwin's Bay to Chautauqua Institution. The north mobi crew will be working from Mayville Park to Dewittville Bay. It's a short week, CLA is closed on Friday for the Labor Day holiday, but…
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Work Plan: August 22-26

Work Plan: August 22-26

As mentioned in the Friday report this week we are down employees due to many leaving for college and high school sports. The south shore crew will begin working north along the Lakewood shore from the CLA. The harvester will be with the south mobi crew first finishing the area from Bittersweet to Bell. Then also working along the Lakewood shore north. The center crew will complete the west shore from Stow to Chautauqua Institution. This will include the north mobi crew. The north crew will finish the west shore from Lighthouse Point to Chautauqua Institution, then head back along…
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Work Plan: August 15-19

Work Plan: August 15-19

This week we will be losing several of the college kids as they get moved into their dorms and apartments. Hard to believe it's time for school to start again! The Lakewood harvesters and shore crew will continue to work along Old Fluvanna. Additionally, we will bring some of the Long Point barge crew to help. The Long Point harvesters will continue north from Whitney Bay to Chautauqua Institution. Once complete, they will cross to the Lutheran Camp and begin working south along the west shore. The shore crew will continue south along the east shore from the Casino in…
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Work Plan: August 8-12

Work Plan: August 8-12

This week the Lakewood harvesters will continue north along the west shore from the Lakewood launch to Ashville Bay. The shore crew will complete the east shore of Old Fluvanna. The Long Point harvesters will finish between the docks in Stow then head north to the Bell Tower at Chautauqua Institution. The shore crew will continue south along the east shore from the Vikings back to Long Point then through Bemus to the Cheney Farm. The Mayville harvesting and shore crew will continue south through Hartfield Bay then Dewittville Bay to the Lutheran Camp. Mobi South crew will continue north…
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