News & Announcements





News articles on various topics are posted on this website to share information and announcements with members. The sections below contain a brief description of each article. To read more details, click on the link below each item.

News articles on various topics are posted on this website to share information and announcements with members. The sections below contain a brief description of each article. To read more details, click on the link below each item.

  • news
  • Date Posted

    20

    MAY 2019
  • In Memory of Elaine Brophy

    Our friend and LPSA Board member, Elaine Brophy passed away last summer. Elaine volunteered her time to represent LPSA at the Farmers Market each week, helping to raise awareness of the threats of invasive species in our area. We will miss her friendship and her contributions to LPSA.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    26

    AUG 2018
  • Giant Hogweed Information

    The LPSA website has been updated with new information about the invasive species giant hogweed. Please take a few minutes to read about this dangerous invasive species.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    20

    MAY 2018
  • APIPP Invasive Species Training Seminars for 2018

    Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) has announced a schedule of free training sessions to inform people about invasive species that threaten our area, and to educate individuals on what can be done to protect our lakes, rivers, and lands.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    10

    APR 2018
  • Legacy Gift Memberships

    Preservation of healthy lakes, Village, and Town is the most wonderful LEGACY of LPSA. Please consider giving an LPSA gift membership to your adult children, or friends and neighbors, so they can learn about LPSA activities, and get involved themselves.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    16

    MAR 2018
  • Job Opportunities for Lake Stewards

    The Adirondack Watershed Institute (AWI) is now accepting applications for the 2018 summer season. Job opportunities include positions on the Watershed Stewardship Team.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    26

    FEB 2018
  • The Threat of Invasive Species Zebra Mussels

    The threat of local lakes becoming infected by zebra mussels is getting more severe and thus we have to increase our monitoring of our lakes even further.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    22

    JUN 2017
  • LPSA is on Facebook

    Check out the LPSA Facebook page at: https://facebook.com/LPSA2016/
  • news
  • Date Posted

    22

    JUN 2017
  • Lake Pleasant Water Quality in 2016

    In 2016 we completed our third annual water quality testing of Lake Pleasant through the DEC Citizens’ Statewide Lake Assessment Program (CSLAP). The data show that LP is a healthy lake, with low levels of nutrients that produce harmful algae, good water clarity, neutral acidity, and no other red flags we should be concerned with.
  • news
  • Date Posted

    11

    SEP 2016
  • Algal Bloom Spotted on Lake Pleasant

    On Sunday, August 28th, 2016, a substantial number of green algal blooms were discovered on the north side of Lake Pleasant by LPSA lake shore monitors. Please read the attached file for details and a photo.