Workshops

January 6,2024

The Pennsylvania Lake Management Society will be hosting a FREE Lake Workshop with Wilkes University
This workshop will cover a wide range of lake management topics including lake ecology, watershed concepts, and water quality monitoring. In addition, in-lake best management practices for controlling algae and aquatic vegetation, raising dissolved oxygen levels in lakes via aeration, removing accumulated lake sediments by dredging, and more will be presented. Networking and discussions will follow workshop talks.
Date: January 6, 2024
Time: Workshop will run 9am-12 pm, post workshop networking and discussions to those interested will run 12pm-1pm
Location: Wilkes University
Miller Conference Room in the Henry Student Center on South Street
(Address: 84 West South Street, Wilkes Barre, PA)
*Space is limited so participants must register through eventbrite even though it is free.

 

February 3, 2024

The Pennsylvania Lake Management Society will be co-hosting a FREE Aquatic Invasive Species Identification and Management Workshop at Kutztown University
This workshop will cover:
-Pond & lake ecology and the importance of aquatic plants with a focus on a balanced ecosystem.
-The top aquatic invasive plant species that are a threat to Pennsylvania’s waters and how to identify them. (Participants will be able to work hands on to identify real samples).
-Control of invasive aquatic plants including but not limited to hand and mechanical harvesting, benthic barriers, triploid grass carp, and aquatic pesticides.

*Space is limited so participants must register through Eventbrite even though it is free

Date: February 3rd, 2024
Time: 9 am- 12 pm, registration begins at 8:30 am
Location: Kutztown University, Academic Forum Building, Room 103