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FLMS SW Chapter to host Citizens Stormwater Pond Education Workshop

Date & Time: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 ~ 9am to 3pm

Location: Lee County Mosquito/Hyacinth Control District
15191 Homestead Road, Lehigh Acres, FL 33971

Pond Problems?

 A forum to discuss storm water ponds management

 Real local cases of management practices

 Learn how to save money and have healthy storm water ponds

 Specifically for homeowner associations (HOAs), condo associations, community association managers (CAMs) and residents

This workshop is FREE! Lunch is included with pre-registration.

To register or exhibit contact Ernesto Lasso de la Vega 239-694-2171 or visit www.wetplan.org

This event is hosted by Lee County Hyacinth Control District, Florida Lake Management Society, Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program and WETPLAN.org

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Summary of FLMS Fall Workshop and Networking Event

 

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

 

Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center

3940 Keystone Road

Tarpon Springs, FL  34688

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FLMS does not keep presentations.  Please click on the link for the presenter to request information directly from them.

 

“The Importance of Hydrology to Lake Management: It’s not just nutrients” 
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“The Proper use of Polymers in the Aquatic Environment”
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The Lake Apopka Nutrient Reduction Facility and 7 Years of Lessons Learned”
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Evaluating Internal Nutrient Loading through Flux Measurements and Empirical Modeling”
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“Coastal Dune Lakes of Walton County”
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“Mapping our Monitoring – The Water-CAT Project”

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“Seeing Blind Spots: The messages you don’t think you’re sending”
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Summary of the FLMS Fall 2015 Workshop

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Weedon Island Preserve

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For a copy of a presentation or questions, please contact the presenter directly by clicking on the link for their name.

(Need a printable agenda?  Click here)
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11:00 AM        Welcome and Introductions

John Walkinshaw, President, Florida Lake Management Society

Robert Burnes, Pinellas County Watershed Management

11:10 AM        A preliminary assessment of the ability of barley straw, cypress leaves and L-lysine to inhibit cyanobacteria in Lake Hancock, a hypereutrophic lake in Central FloridaThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

11:30 AM        Phosphorus, Nitrogen and Chlorophyll A in Selected Storm Water Ponds Relative to the 2008 Fertilizer Ordinance  in Lee County, FL. - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

11:50 AM        Effecting Environmental Change—the misnomer of “soft BMPs” This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

12:10 PM        Lunch Break - Sponsored by Aquatic Systems

12:40 PM       The Impacts of Reuse in the Urban Environment- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

1:00 PM          Water quality management plan development for priority lakes in Polk CountyThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

1:20 PM         Rapid Assessment of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Communities on a Large 2,500 Acre Lake in West-Central FloridaThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

1:40 PM          Break

2:00 PM          Freshwater Clams for Micro-Filtering Stormwater Retention Ponds - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. & Ryan Sullivan, Gulf Coast Lakes and Wetlands

2:20 PM          Hillsborough River Watershed AllianceThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2:40PM          Roundtable Discussion & Wrap Up

Maryann Krisovitch, Florida Lake Management Society

 

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For more information contact:

Maryann Krisovitch

Florida Lake Management Society

(352) 434-5025

The Southwest Chapter of the Florida Lake Management Society was designed to be a forum in which citizens and professionals can meet to identify, educate, and correct the problems concerning our lakes.

For information regarding the activities of the Southwest Chapter, please contact Chapter Chair John Walkinshaw at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Upcoming Events

FLMS Board Meeting
November 28, 2017

FLMS 29th Annual Technical Symposium
August 21-24, 2018

 

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