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Spring 2022 News

Some of SLA's Board members have just returned from the NY State Federation of Lake Associations (NYSFOLA) conference held in Lake George recently.  Organizers were delighted to hold the conference in person after COVID.  It was an opportunity for newer board members to learn about the following: CSLAP water testing, updated sampling prot... read more

SLA Board Climate Change Position Presentation to Town Board

SLA President, Scott Ireland, presented the SLA Board's Climate Change Statement at the last Town Board Meeting on Monday, February 14, 2022.  Read the statement here.... read more


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Schroon Lake Association

About the Schroon Lake Association

Founded in 1911, the Schroon Lake Association successfully blocked the flooding of the entire Schroon Lake Valley. Since that time we have worked to protect and support the area. Our volunteers have raised funds to pay for scientific studies of the lake waters, to support community projects and to disseminate educational information. Our work is supported by annual dues and donations and by profits from the Arts and Crafts Fair which our members have put on every summer in the third week of July for the last 50 years.

We spearheaded the effort to develop the Lake Management Master Plan which will guide future efforts to protect the lake. That stewardship is vitally important to the future of all of us who live, work and play in this beautiful area. We support Lake Stewards at Boat Launch Stations, decontaminating stations and professional surveillance on our watershed for invasive species.  We provide and pay for expert water sampling and analysis to keep track of the quality and character of our watershed.  We add this information to an archive of 30 years of lake study.  We work hand in hand with local and state government as well as other NGO's to preserve the quality of Schroon Lake and surroundings.  We hold informational meetings to increase public awareness of the issues facing our watershed and solutions to those issues.

Attend one of our General Meetings this summer or join us in celebrating over 109 years of successful lake stewardship.


Upcoming Events

Jul
5
SLA Monthly Board Meeting - 6:00pm
Town Hall
Jul
8
SLA Educational Meeting - 7:00 pm
Schroon Lake Central School Auditorium
Jul
23
SLA Annual Arts & Crafts Fair - 10:00am
Town Park
Aug
8
SLA Monthly Board Meeting - 6:00pm
Town Hall
Aug
12
SLA Annual Meeting - 7:00 pm
The Boathouse
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