Platte Lake Sets National Example For Solving Toxic Algae
Keith Schnieder, an environmental wrirter, has just posted an interesting article about how our work on Platte lake is setting an example for other bodies of water facing problems similar to ours. Here's the link
August 5 Annual Meeting video here
VIDEO RECORDING OF THE HISTORY OF PLATTE LAKE 8/2/23 PRESENTATION BY JERRY HEIMAN IS HERE
Why is there Foam on the lake?
For an explanation see here
Underwater video finds new species!
We have observed a new species of algae in 2023 that we did not observe in 2021 or 2022. We are still in process of collecting and analyzing. It is a green filamentous structure seeking algae and has been observed in several of the 37 sites that have been surveyed to date.
See it here
Report cases of Swimmers Itch here
The latest update of our Database of lake data is now available here.
New Lake Depth Map
Here's a link to the most detailed depth map of Platte Lake we've ever seen.
Here's the link to our drone footage of the 2022 July 4th Boat Parade
6/9/23: 18 feet, 6/18/23: 16'9"
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Since our efforts began in 1978, we’ve seen a 12 foot increase in depth clarity.
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