44 results for tag: Lakes Appreciation Month
NALMS Position on Source Water Protection
To coincide with Lakes Appreciation Month 2017, we are proud to release NALMS position on Source Water Protection, along with an in-depth white paper co-authored by Bradley Hufhines (Beaver Water District, Lowell, AR); Byron Winston, Ph.D. (AECOM, Houston, TX); Robert Morgan, Ph.D. (Arkansas Forest and Drinking Water Collaborative, Springdale, AR); and Chi Ho Sham, Ph.D. (Eastern Research Group, Lexington, MA). To view this and other position papers, visit our NALMS Position Papers webpage.
NPR’s Here & Now Highlighted National Lake Appreciation Month
Steve Lundt, a Water Quality Scientist (Metro Wastewater Reclamation District in Colorado, USA) and a NALMS Certified Lake Manager (CLM), participated in an NPR Here & Now segment (aired around 1:45 pm on July 13th, 2017) highlighting National Lake Appreciation Month & the Secchi Dip-In! If you'd like to hear audio from the segment (approximately 9 minutes, 18 seconds), visit http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2017/07/13/favorite-lakes The photo of the Secchi disk used on the segment's website was provided by current Secchi Dip-In Program intern, Vanessa Snyder.
Your Lake & You!: 2nd Edition Now Available
Just in time for Lakes Appreciation Month, NALMS' Outreach and Education Committee is proud to announce the release of the 2nd edition of Your Lake & You!, now available at the NALMS Online Store. Would you like to reach people who live on lakes? This new and improved online edition of our popular Your Lake & You! booklet (an updated version of the 8-page newspaper) helps you explain to homeowners the steps they can take to protect the lakes they live on and love. This wonderful resource is loaded with basic lake information, strategies for taking better care of lakes, and descriptions of resource publications. Also available in ...
The 2016 Show Your Lakes Appreciation Challenge
In the month of July NALMS issues the "Show Your Lakes Appreciation Challenge" The goal of the challenge is to promote and encourage support for Lakes Appreciation Month. Here's how you can join in: Take a picture of yourself or someone you know enjoying or working on a lake or reservoir during July. Log on to Facebook or Twitter and upload your picture. Add an informative, funny, or witty caption along with the name of lake. Be sure to type #LakesAppreciation in your post so we can find your entry. Why should you join in? You can win PRIZES First Place: A NALMS polo shirt & baseball hat Second Place: A NALMS ...