QUICK LINKS:

Volunteers sought to help fight aquatic hitchhikers

Updated: 04/23/2014 6:05 AM
Created: 04/23/2014 3:41 AM WHEC.com
By: Julie Sherwood, Messenger Post

If you'd like to do something good for the environment this summer, the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association has put out a call for volunteers to help cut back on "aquatic hitchhikers". Those are the invasive plant and animal species that could harm the lake's ecosystem.

Our news partners at the Messenger Post report that volunteers at state-run boat launches will inspect incoming boats for those species that often cling to the underside.

If you're interested in signing up, please contact Lindsay McMillan at 394-5030 or lindsaym@canandaigualakeassoc.org.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Overcast
48°
54° | 47°
  • Feels like: 42° F
  • Wind: NE 16mph
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Wed Chance of showers
    52° | 44°
  • Thu Showers
    59° | 45°
  • Fri Showers possible
    55° | 46°
  • Sat Partly cloudy
    62° | 48°