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Is it Getting Hot in Here?

Drought, pests and impacts on our drinking water: these are some of the possible consequences of global warming on our watersheds according to Scott Kishbaugh, Chief, DOW Lake Monitoring and Assessment Section at DEC. He will present his data and explore these and other implications in his talk on Monday, April 18th at 7pm at Tully HS. Register here for your free tickets to this event.

“19 out of the 20 hottest years on record have occurred since 1980,” he noted. “More importantly, thanks to our C-SLAP program and the great work by our local lake volunteers, we have data showing the impact on New York State lakes and we can already see changes occurring.”

Join us as we explore the changes and potential impacts to our everyday lives. Engage in the community discussion on what we can all do to help maintain our environment and our quality of life.

Beginning at 6pm students from the SUNY-ESF Limnology program will be on hand to present their most recent research on our local lakes.

C-OFOKLA is dedicated to the preservation of the kettle lakes, surrounding waters and watershed regions in Cortland and Onondaga counties. Members include associations from, Crooked Lake, Little York Lake, Song Lake and Tully Lake; Watershed Partner – The Central New York Land Trust;  Corporate Partners – AXI Digital & CH2M. All events are free and open to the public. Donations to defray costs are accepted at the door or online.