Monday, March 3, 2014

Forum: The STATUS of LAKE ERIE - Reserve Seats Now

The Niagara Frontier Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club presents a

Conservation Conversation on the 


WHEN: Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM

WHERE: Frank Lloyd Wright's Fontana Boathouse, Buffalo, NY

The STATUS of LAKE ERIE is the topic of the forum to be held on the Buffalo waterfront at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fontana Boathouse with its magnificent view of Lake Erie. An expert panel of speakers will address a variety of Lake Erie issues including algae, dead zones, water quality and invasive species. There will also be a brief talk on the Boathouse’s history and a tour of the nearby Great Lakes Laboratory Field Station. Click here for more information.

Advance Registration is required due to limited seating.

RESERVE your seat for the STATUS of LAKE ERIE forum:
  •  write a check for $5 per person made out to ADK
  •  mail it to Cheryl Peluso, 3618 Howard Rd, Hamburg NY 14075
  •  any questions, leave a message at 648-9027 or email
Once the check is received your name will be added to the reserved seat list and Cheryl will email an acknowledgement of receipt.

When you arrive for the event, just give your name at the door and you will be admitted.

Click here to check out the flyer

[Click image to enlarge]
Landsat-5 satellite image of the western Lake Erie taken in October 2011, the worst algal bloom in decades. Excess nutrients, in particular phosphorus enrich Lake Erie, which results in frequent seasonal algal blooms. 
Image source: NASA Earth Observatory

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