Intense Training for Watercraft Stewards

by Sarah DePillo, William Smith ’14 and Watercraft Steward Program Assistant This week kicked off the start of the Finger Lakes Institute Watercraft Steward Program. The eleven Watercraft Stewards arrived in Geneva to begin their week-long training, and are now prepared to begin with their positions which will locate them throughout the Finger Lakes Region…

Watercraft Stewards on Lake Ontario and Finger Lakes

The Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges (FLI) has been awarded funding through the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to coordinate and manage the Finger Lakes Region Aquatic Invertebrate Assessment and Invasive Species Prevention Project in partnership with Cayuga County beginning in May 2012. The project will determine which invasive invertebratesĀ  and zooplankton…