2020 Employment Opportunity: Boat Stewards

2020 Employment Opportunity: Boat Stewards

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The Chautauqua Lake Association is currently accepting applications for its Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Spread Prevention Program.  The Chautauqua Lake Association (CLA) is seeking qualified individuals to work as Boat Stewards for a regional spread prevention program across Chautauqua County (locations include Chautauqua Lake, Cassadaga Lake and Lake Erie). Stewards will gather data and inspect boats for aquatic invasive species as part of an early detection/rapid response spread prevention effort. Stewards will also educate boaters and visitors about aquatic invasive species (AIS) and how the general public can help slow the spread of AIS. This is part of a statewide Clean, Drain, Dry spread prevention and awareness program.  Weekend work is required (Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday). Position will be approximately 32 hours per week for 12-16 weeks. All necessary…
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Lake District Update: March 2020

Lake District Update: March 2020

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The Chautauqua Lake Rehabilitation and Protection Agency held a workshop yesterday in lieu of a regular meeting.  The purpose of the workshop was to gather input that its consultant can take into consideration as it develops a public opinion survey regarding the possible formation of the potential Chautauqua Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District.  CLA President Paul Stage and I were privileged to be among the approximately 30 persons who were invited to attend.  Other attendees came from county and town governments, lake related organizations and the general public. The County Planning Director along with the consultant’s facilitator opened the workshop with a briefing of Agency and consultant activity to date.  In summary, the consultant related that from her outreach to date she had heard expressions about having (a) a clean,…
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