Research

Publications:

CANANDAIGUA LAKE AND THE WATERSHED 

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2014 Canandaigua Lake Watershed Management Plan  
Comprehensive strategy to protect Canandaigua Lakes  and its surrounding watershed from existing and emerging threats.

 

 

 

Draft Model Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Law 
A new model local law has been developed for municipalities in the Canandaigua Lake watershed.

Natural Capitol Study – Phase 1
The focus of this project is to rank and value the natural capital within the Canandaigua Lake watershed, and the substantial ecosystem service it provides.

Sucker Brook Report
Stream Assessment and Prioritization for Restoration Sucker Brook


GEOLOGY OF THE FINGER LAKES 

Morphogenesis of the Genesee Valley
By Muller, Braun, Young, Wilson. This study examines late-glacial and early postglacial origins of present land forms of the Genesee Valley.

Middle Wisconsin glaciation in the Genesee Valley, NY : A stratigraphic record contemporaneous with Heinrich Event, H4
By Richard A. Young and George S. Burr

Viewpoints Presentation: The Geologic History of Canandaigua Lake, Presented by Dr. Richard Young
Presentation from the 11/12/2014 Viewpoints Seminar


INVASIVE SPECIES 

Canandaigua Lake AIS Advisory fact sheet
Advisory document for Canandaigua Lake by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in the Finger Lakes, an Update
By Mark Whitmore, Cornell University.

Insecticide Treatment of Hemlock Trees for HWA in New York State
A fact sheet for landowners on HWA treatments.   By Mark Whitmore, Cornell University.

STOP HYDRILLA!
Fact sheet on Hydrilla in the Cayuga Lake inlet.  By the Hydrilla Task Force of the Cayuga Lake Watershed.