Geneva Town Supervisor Mark Venuti is the new chairman of the Seneca Watershed Intermunicipal Organization which represents more than half of the 40 or so municipalities surrounding the lake. The group’s goal is to set up regulations and best practices to ensure a cleaner, healthier Seneca Lake . They want to deal with problems like septic tank leakage and farm chemical and manure run off fairly.
The group has volunteers monitoring summer time outbreaks of harmful algae blooms.
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