NYSFOLA Webinar Series in Collaboration with the Syracuse University Environmental Finance Center

Insurance Coverage for Nonprofit Lake Associations Thursday June 4th, 2020  10:00AM – 11:00AM Nonprofits provide a variety of services to our communities.  Understanding the risk associated with providing a service and choosing the right liability insurance to protect your nonprofit is not always easy.  This workshop will walk attendees through the various types of liability […]

Resources from NALMS re: COVID-19 and Water

NYSFOLA is the New York Affiliate of the North American Lake Management Society (NALMS), and we just learned that they are monitoring relevant research findings on COVID-19 and Water.  If you’re not a member of NALMS, and this information is useful to you, please consider becoming a member or making a donation today at www.nalms.org.

Upcoming New York iMAPInvasives Trainings

Looking for an activity where you can get outside while safely social distancing? iMapInvasives provides a great way to get out of the house and engage with nature and participate in community science by searching for invasive species in your area and reporting them from your mobile device. Please join our colleagues at New York […]

US Forest Service Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding

Is your lake in the Great Lakes watershed? The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service anticipates that up to $4.2 million in new funds will be available for tree planting and forest health improvement in the Great Lakes Basin through the GLRI. This funding will be awarded to the highest ranked proposals received through the June […]

NYS Pollution Prevention Institute Grant Opportunity

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) is announcing its Community Grants 2020-2021 Request for Applications for pollution prevention outreach and education projects. Eligible applicants are able to receive up to $20,000 to fund their project. NYSP2I provides an important funding source for community-focused pollution prevention initiatives. Proposals are solicited from community organizations, municipal […]

NYSFOLA Receives NALMS 2019 Leadership and Service Award

NYSFOLA was the honored recipient of the North American Lake Management Society’s (NALMS) Leadership and Service Award presented at the NALMS International Symposium held in Burlington, VT last week.  NYSFOLA was recognized for 35 years of significant lake-related community education and outreach efforts. NYSFOLA Manager Nancy Mueller accepted the honor on behalf of the organization. […]

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