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November 14, 2018

Today’s Court Appearance & Video of the Fish Kill

This morning, November 14, the Court heard oral argument on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (NYSDEC)s, Town of Ellery’s, and Chautauqua Lake Partnership’s (Partnership) motions to dismiss…
November 13, 2018

Latest News on the Lawsuit & Recent Fish Kill

As in the last update, just three weeks ago, there’s much happening… First, follow the link to an updated status of the lawsuit the Chautauqua Institution (Institution) filed against the…
October 19, 2018

Walking on Water in Burtis Bay

Its been a very busy few weeks....  We have several updates to share.  Read the following and see the links for late season 2018 lake condition photos and several recent…
October 1, 2018

The Chautauqua Lake Three-Step

The Chautauqua Lake Partnership OpEd entitled “The Chautauqua Lake Three-Step”  was published in the Jamestown Post-Journal Sunday, September 23.  Click here to view the full article. In the OpEd the…

About Us

Lake residents remember a time not long ago when lake water was clear and the shoreline, near shore and lake bottom were free of weeds and sludge. We believe we can have that again. The time to consider alternative approaches is long overdue.

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