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FUND for Lake George Announces Grant Recipients

At their recent 2018 Annual Meeting, The FUND for Lake George announced $443,000 in grant awards across each of The FUND’s “four portals to protection” — Science of Solutions, Invasive Species Prevention and Treatment, Salt Reduction, and Water Quality and Clarity Protection.

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Rock the Dock Music Festival This Weekend

This year’s festival will donate 25% of all ticket proceeds to The FUND for Lake George, to help with its efforts to keep the lake clean and pristine for years to come.

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Quantum Computers Topic of Kelly’s Warren County EDC Luncheon Talk

More than 300 million Smart Sensor Network readings have been taken to date in Lake George since the Jefferson Project was launched in 2013. The collaboration between IBM, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and The FUND for Lake George gives scientists a real-time view of everything impacting the lake, from wind and weather to human impacts such as road salt and storm runoff.

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Lake George’s Jefferson Project Aiding Other Lakes in Combating Harmful Algal Blooms

According to Venetia Lannon, the Harmful Algal Blooms that emerged in Skaneateles Lake last summer triggered “clear alarm bells” among members of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s administration and became the catalyst for a $65 million initiative to combat Harmful Algal Blooms in twelve upstate New York lakes, Skaneateles Lake and Lake George among them.

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IBM executive to speak at EDC Warren County event

June 28, 2018, Olean Times Herald | John E. Kelly III, the IBM executive who oversees the specialization of the Watson computer, will be the featured speaker at EDC Warren County’s annual luncheon Monday.

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