NALMS Notes & Lake News March / April 2019

The new issue of NALMS Notes & Lake News is out! In this issue: NALMS Board Holds Midterm Meeting in Denver Lake Photo of the Month LakeLine News and Updates News From Our Affiliates Affiliate Profile: Lower Qu’Appelle Watershed Stewards NALMS News Latest Articles From LRM Conferences & Events NALMS 2019 NALMS 2019 Call for Abstracts News From Region 3 Lakes Appreciation Month Proclamations NALMS Facilitates 11th National Monitoring Conference Lake News & Information

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Spring LakeLine (Student Issue) Now Available!

Happy spring! We are excited to launch the first wholly electronic version of LakeLine Magazine (perhaps we should start calling it e-LakeLine)! This issue marks NALMS’ movement away from paper copies of LakeLine, in an effort to have a greener footprint and to reduce costs in production for our non-profit organization. The content is the same, and now we can also include live links to our advertisers so you can “click and go” on an ad of interest. We hope that you find the electronic version convenient to read, as it will always be at your fingertips on your ...

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NALMS Signs on to Statement Regarding WOTUS Rule

As a member of the Consortium of Aquatic Science Societies (CASS), NALMS, along with eleven fellow aquatic science societies, has added its voice to comments submitted on the proposed rule to revise the definition of Waters of the United States, or WOTUS. The scientific societies, representing more than 200,000 individuals with diverse areas of expertise, "strongly oppose the proposed Rule and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Agencies) decision to re-write and rescind the science-based definitions contained in ...

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Seeking NALMS Conference Coordinator

The North American Lake Management Society is seeking letters of interest from individuals interested in transitioning into the role of conference coordinator for the organization.  The selected individual will work in tandem with the current conference coordinator through the 2021 symposium to become integrated into the existing conference framework.  It is anticipated that the next coordinator will have experience with a past NALMS symposium local organizing committee and other basic knowledge of conference planning and execution.  The conference coordinator will work ...

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NALMS Notes & Lake News January / February 2019

The new issue of NALMS Notes & Lake News is out! In this issue: Join Us for the 11th National Monitoring Conference Lake Photo of the Month President’s Message: Managing (Lakes) in a Changing Climate News From Our Affiliates NALMS News NALMS Seeks Conference Coordinator Conferences & Events Voice of the Lake Event at 2018 NALMS Symposium NALMS 2019 NALMS 2019 Call for Abstracts Partnerships Latest Articles From LRM Lake News & Information

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Student Video Series: “Lake Management”

NALMS is seeking student-produced videos of "Lake Management" for inclusion in the video series hosted on the NALMS YouTube channel and website. In addition to the basic requirements in the Video Evaluation Rubric, this video can cover: Defining lake management How to identify, describe, and define lake and reservoir problems Evaluation of available lake and watershed management practices to address specific problems to protect water quality (please avoid mention of brand names) Describe the process of developing a site-specific lake or reservoir ...

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NALMS Notes & Lake News November / December 2018

The new issue of NALMS Notes & Lake News is out! In this issue: Looking Back – Looking ForwardLake Photo of the MonthNews From Our AffiliatesNALMS NewsNALMS Seeks Editor-in-Chief for Lake and Reservoir ManagementConferences & EventsNALMS 2019Call for Organizers for Special Sessions and Workshop Topics for NALMS 2019NALMS 2018 -- Thank You to Our Sponsors and ExhibitorsNALMS Achievement AwardsCASS/Policy Updates: WOTUS, Mussels, MercuryNews From Region 2News From Region 10Latest Articles From LRMLake Restoration NewsLake News & Information

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NALMS 2019 Call for Special Sessions & Workshops

The 2019 North American Lake Management Society (NALMS) symposium will be held in Burlington, Vermont on November 10-15. This symposium traditionally brings together a wide spectrum of lake researchers, managers and enthusiasts. Presentations cover the range of limnological and watershed topics, addressing science, economics and institutional aspects of lake management. Groups of 3-4 presentations are given sequentially in a session of 90 minutes, with 3-4 sessions in a daily track and 5 concurrent tracks. Topics may extend through multiple sessions on one or more ...

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Jody Connor Student Awards – 2018

The poster session at the 2018 Symposium was held on Halloween. Each year NALMS presents student awards to the best student presentation and best student poster at the annual NALMS symposium. The awards are sponsored by SOLitude Lake Management. The NALMS Board renamed the student award as the Jody Connor Student Award in memory of Jody Connor, a long-time friend of NALMS who was active on the Education Committee and participated in the reviews of student presentations and posters. The first-place winner receives a check for $200 and a plaque. Honorable mention or ...

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NALMS Seeks Editor-in-Chief for Lake and Reservoir Management

The Board of Directors of the North American Lake Management Society (NALMS) seeks letters of interest from individuals wishing to serve as the next Editor-in-Chief (EIC) of the society’s peer-reviewed publication, Lake and Reservoir Management (LRM). LRM publishes original,previously-unpublished studies relevant to lake and reservoir management. LRM addresses the management of lakes and reservoirs, their watersheds and tributaries, along with the limnological and ecological analyses needed for the sound management of such systems. LRM addresses scientific, econom...

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