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Water Chestnut Pulls

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Save the River, SLELO PRISM and other partners are collaborating to organize two congruent water chestnut pulls on August 5th beginning at 9 am.

See below for details:

 

Thursday, August 5th – Guffin Bay-Jefferson County

  • Meet: Old Moffatt Road in Dexter NY (Google Map)
  • Event Duration: 9am-12pm
  • Description: Easy 10-15 minute paddle from the launch site to Guffin Creek. We will travel the creek and pull water chestnut as they are encountered. Bags will be provided.
  • What to bring: Bring your own watercraft and life vest (we have limited ability to lend watercrafts/life vests upon request). Water, snacks, sunscreen, outdoor attire.

Thursday, August 5th Oswegatchie River-St. Lawrence County

  • Meet: Village of Heuvelton Boat Launch (Google Map)
  • Event Duration: 9am-1pm
  • Description: 5-mile paddle downstream to Eel Weir State Park. We will survey for the presence of water chestnuts and remove any plants we see along the way. If you know how to use iMapInvasives we could use help recording presence data along the way. Transport back to the boat launch.
  • What to bring: Bring your own watercraft and life vest (we have limited ability to lend watercrafts/life vests upon request). Water, snacks, sunscreen, outdoor attire.

 

 

 

 

Details

Date:
August 5
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

PRISM Partner Meeting Schedule: Our partners have decided to meet on a seasonal/quarterly basis. We will meet the third week of these months:  January, April, July, and October alternating between  Wednesdays and Thursdays, starting at 10 am.

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If you are not a Partner and have an interest in attending a Partner Meeting as a guest, please contact Rob Williams, the PRISM Manager at rwilliams@tnc.org.

Save the Date for 2021 Partner Meetings:

Due to COVID, all meetings will be virtual until further notice. 

Wednesday, January 26th @ 10am

Thursday, April 15th @ 10am

Wednesday, July 7th @ 10am

Thursday, October 21 @10am

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