Cayuga Lake Watershed Network 2018 Autumn Community Conference

Dear Network members & all clean water supporters/protectors:

Each autumn, the Network provides a free community conference to the Ithaca area, focused on water issues of local concern. 

This year, there are so many water-related topics that we have invited numerous speakers to each give a ten-minute presentation, supplemented by table and poster information. Join us! Refreshments provided. 

Time, date & location:

Saturday November 3, 9:30 am – 1 pm

First Unitarian Church Second Floor Annex 

208 East Buffalo Street, Ithaca NY

Preliminary list of speakers and topics:

Roxy Johnston – Harmful Algal Blooms & planning for the future

Elizabeth Moran – The “plumbing” of the lake’s south end

David Weinstein, others – Freese Road: Protecting Fall Creek Valley & Bridge, Varna

John Burger, Steve Smith, others – Lead pollution in Salmon Creek, Ludlowville

Hilary Lambert – A list of concerns for Cayuga Lake & call for unified work to protect our waters.

Steve Penningroth, Nathaniel Launer – The 2018 Harmful Algal Blooms Monitoring Program on Cayuga Lake

John Dennis, Brian Eden – The Salt Mine under Cayuga Lake

Irene Weiser – The Cayuga Power Plant and the Full Lifecycle Impacts of Methane


Others may be added. Watch for a final presentations flyer by early next week.

Please attend this powerhouse of water-issue presentations. Audience Q&A encouraged.

For more information:

Hilary Lambert

Jenn Tufano Grillo