May 15, 2015 update
Youth Aquatic Resource Education (YARE)
Biological Field Station on Oneida Lake in Central NY for a joint workshop on
Youth Aquatic Resource Education (YARE). The workshop featured hands-on
instruction and training for teaching youth about water quality monitoring,
aquatic ecology and fishing. These educational topics are fostered within the
shared missions of the workshop's sponsoring organizations - the Izaak Walton
League of America (IWLA), Project Watershed and the NY Chapter of the American
Fisheries Society (NY AFS). Read More
May 6, 2015 - updated.
Water Monitoring has begun - join the fun!
April 27 Bear Trap Creek
April 30 Nine Mile Creek
May 6 Butternut Creek - (May 8 rain date)
May 12 /14 Carpenter's Brook
May 20 /22 Skaneateles Creek
May 26 28 Onondaga Creek
Project Watershed Video on Onondaga Lake Watershed ; Project Watershed is program run by the CNY Chapter of IWLA.
Please use the navigation links to learn more about our chapter and activities. A link to the Izaak Walton League of America site is also provided; that site will keep you up-to-date on national environmental and conservation Izaak Walton issues.
If our overall mission and activities interest you, please consider becoming involved with our grass roots conservation activities. From stream monitoring to youth fishing clinics to environmental education programs, there are ample opportunities for your energy and talents to help us fulfill our mission. We invite you to attend our meetings and welcome you to join our chapter!