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2017 SLA Water Quality Golf Tournament

The inaugural Silver Lake Association (SLA) 2017 Water Quality Golf Tournament was held on Saturday, July 29th at the Club on Silver Lake and it was a huge success.  Eighty-seven golfers enjoyed the “Golf Perfect” day and supported funding the purchase of native plantings to be placed adjacent to key tributaries to help mitigate sediment […]

The 4th Festivities and Boat Parade

You could not ask for more perfect weather for the “Ring of Fire” the Silver Lake Fireworks display and the Traditional Boat Parade!  New pictures are posted on our picture page and all the wonderful floats in the 2017 Boat Parade are available for viewing.  If anyone has pictures to share please send them in […]

SLA June Meeting Update

The SLA June meeting has come and gone. So much good information is shared. Everyone is invited to attend, come to our next meeting July 8th at 9 am at the Club. Linda H. explains about the HOD, Wayne W. has his turn getting the boat parade organized, Frank B. does his thing for Water […]

Ice Cream & Water Quality

What is better than ice cream when you are on a beautiful lake on a beautiful day? June 12, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Kelly Paganelli, 585-624-7805 Ice Cream Social & Water Quality Info Night Planned for June 26, 2017, 5-7 pm The Silver Lake Water Quality Committee invites the local community to an Ice […]

Sailing Season is upon us!

A message from Jim Aker: Hello all, Message going out to Silver Lake Sailing Club members and a few new folks who are looking to get involved too. A good sign our mailing list is growing.!! I would like to have out first 2017 meeting next Saturday June 3. 11 am at the golf club […]

Another successful SLA meeting

Over 40 people attended our May meeting.  All the Guest Speakers were prepared to answer all the thought provoking questions on Water Quality issues.  The attendees were educated on invasive species, updated news on the Silver Lake Trail, activities the SLA WQ Committee are involved with in 2017, having stewardship volunteer committee checking boats before […]

FYI – Fertilize the correct way

Spring is here (I think!) and everyone is getting their properties ready to look beautiful for all to see. Please be mindful while wanting your lawns and flowers to look beautiful, do the correct way to keep our lake healthy!  http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/67239.html Copy or click on this link to your browser to learn more.

DEC Encourages Homeowners to Practice Sustainable Lawn Care

DEC Encourages Homeowners to Practice Sustainable Lawn Care to Protect State Waterbodies DEC launches “Look for the Zero” campaign to urge homeowners to purchase phosphorus-free lawn fertilizer To protect water quality this spring, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today is urging New Yorkers to practice sustainable lawn care by going phosphorus […]

SLA April meeting

Our first meeting of the year is now in the books. April 8, 2017 had 23 attendees! The season is early and we held the meeting at the Perry-Warsaw Airport in a nice cozy room with heat and bathrooms! Our May 13, 2017 meeting will be held at the regular location, The Club on Silver […]

SLA May Meeting

Save this date: May 13, 2017 The SLA May meeting will have guest speakers Andrea Locke, WNY PRISM Coordinator, Frank Bright, SUNY Distinguished Professor (SLA WQ Chairperson), Jacquie Billings Barlow, Village of Perry Trustee, Brittney Roggers, Watercraft Inspection Program Leader, NY Sea Grant, and John Whitney District Conservationist, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Our presentation […]