LCBP announces aquatic invasive species grant recipients

Congratulations to the NY recipients of aquatic invasive species grants from the Lake Champlain Basin Program. Your great work and commitment to stewardship through innovative projects leveraged $233,704 to help protect aquatic resources from invasives, way to go!

• Ausable River Association – river steward
• Boquet River Association – wetland monitoring
• Darrin Freshwater Institute – Asian clam response
• Lake Champlain Maritime Museum – Asian clam response
• Lake Colby Association – Eurasian milfoil control
• Lake George Association – lake steward program
• Rainbow Lake Association – lake steward
• Research Foundation of SUNY – AIS prevention at fishing tournaments
• The FUND for Lake George – Asian clam response
• Upper Saranac Lake Foundation – Eurasian milfoil control and prevention
• Watershed Stewardship Program, Paul Smiths College – spread prevention and early detection
• Lewis Creek Association (VT) – European frogbit spread prevention and control

Source: Hilary Smith, APIP

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