Annual Island Clean-up

Annual Island Clean-up

Volunteers of the LCC visited the 3 camping islands to prepare the sites for the 2022 season.  The condition of the sites was very good.  Thank-you campers for following “leave no trace” guidelines in efforts to maintain the pristine nature of these...
Lake Clear Conservancy – Reflections on 2021

Lake Clear Conservancy – Reflections on 2021

“Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much”– Helen Keller As we enter our third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have witnessed the power of community and the spirit of cooperation in overcoming obstacles. Indeed, 2021 served as an example of...
Seagull Management Program

Seagull Management Program

The Lake Clear Conservancy (LCC) acquired Lornie Foran Island in 2006.  Seagulls breeding on the island went from being a nuisance at that time to being a water quality problem in more recent years, as indicated by higher phosphorus and E.coli levels around the...
Zebra Mussels: What do we do now?

Zebra Mussels: What do we do now?

By now, everyone knows that Lake Clear has had its first AIS (aquatic invasive species) invasion. We have all seen zebra mussels under rocks in the water and on our docks and boat lifts. Unfortunately, Lake Clear’s natural water chemistry is very friendly to zebra...