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June 2014 Meeting Minutes

Welcome and introductions

  • 19 members in attendance

Board Goals:

  • 45 paid members
  • Donations to treat lake wide weeds
  • Attempt to increase treatment - double digit acres
  • More fund raisers - different ideas

Treasurer's Report

  • Paid members in 2014 so far 8
  • 2 new business members

Board Member Elections

  • Brian\Andie - Vice President
  • Sue - Treasurer
  • Jerry - Board Member
  • Kevin - Board Member

All unopposed and re-elected. 

DNR Grant and treatment of aquatic weeds:

  • $1000 grant money this year
  • Lower amount than prior years do to increase in other lakes participating in grant program
  • CLP more of an issue than milfoil
  • Treated 8 acres this year - spread across the three sections of the lake. Determined by Lake Management survey
  • Aquatic Solutions - possible option to lower treatment costs, allowing for treatment of more acres. Volunteer powered solution, lowering the cost by as much as $75 per acre of treatment.

    Shoreline treatment done this week.

Carp bounty:

  • 60 turned in for bounty so far this year - 300% increase over the last few years

Guest speaker:

  • Loop the Lakes 9k
  • Andie Bumgarner and Jamie Grant
  • Inaugural Year
  • LoopTheLake
  • Looking Volunteers - course marshals
  • 16 signups so far
  • 50 is the goal
  • Can register on race morning (Ridgewood Bay)

Adjournment

Donate to combat invasive weeds

Would you like to help LELIA and the DNR combat invasive weeds on our lake? Donate and help us keep the lake clear of nuisance weeds.
Form is available here

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