Post Archives from the ‘Conservation’ Category



Helping Stock Trout Steams in Onondaga Co.

Every year a member of our club volunteers to help Carpenter's Fish Hatchery (Onondaga County Parks Dept.) in stocking area trout streams.
Located in Central New York State

Located in Central New York State, some of the finest trout streams in N.America

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Fish Line Recycling – 2012

2012 Fish Line Recycling Program

As the year comes to a close, we are happy to report that we recovered 3 pounds and 15 ounces of fish line at 18 locations.
3 lbs. and 15 oz. of fish line.

3 lbs. and 15 oz. of fish line.

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Oneida Lake Water Chestnut Weed Pull, August 2012

Oneida Lake

Water Chestnut Weed Pull

This conservation program is sponsored by Salt City Bassmasters of Syracuse, NY.  Oneida Lake is located a few miles north of Syracuse, NY.  This year water chestnuts were found in some of the bays of Oneida Lake, so manual clean-up of the weed was started.

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Fish Line Recycling

What began as a simple request from the NYS Bass Federation to help the New York State Dept. of Conservation (NYS DEC) in maintaining boat launch and public access fishing sites, turned into a commitment to also help the environment. In 2010, we adopted 18 different sites in a 3 county area Onondaga, Oswego, and Cayuga).  At 10 of those sites we Continue reading the story "Fish Line Recycling"

Earth and Canal Day Clean Up

Earth and Canal Day Clean Up

April 21, 2012

      On a rainy day, members of our Jr. Club along with several members of our club went to the town of Clay to assist in the clean up of trash along Oak Orchard Rd. and the shore line of Oneida River.

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