• Aquatic Plants

    What don't we know

    about West Hill Pond's aquatic plants?
  • Seeking Perfection?

    CT has new fertilizer laws

    how do these changes impact you?
  • Natural History

    For thousands of years ...

    man has graced its shores
  • Watershed Management

    What goes on the ground

    Goes in the lake!


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Other Events
  • Events on April 25, 2014
    WHLSPOA - Board Meeting
    Date: April 25, 2014 - 7:30 pm
    6:30 pm cocktails, 7:00 pm dinner/meeting
    Agenda and minutes in advance
  • Events on June 13, 2014
    NEC-NALMS Lakes Conference
    Date: June 13, 2014 - 12:00 am
    New England Chapter of the North American Lakes Management Society Annual Meeting June 13th & 14th at the University of Connecticut. The theme is Green Ideas for Blue Lakes with a focus on what homeowners can do for their lakes.
  • Events on June 21, 2014
    Aquatic Invasive Monitoring Training
    Date: June 21, 2014 - 9:30 am
    We've reserved a room at the New Hartford Town Hall for a training session for volunteers on June 21st from 9:30AM – noon. Folks interestedin being trained should rsvp directly to Mary Hourdequin via training@westhillpond.org

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Lake weeds near "Teddy Bear Rocks"
Aquatic plants - macrophytes - can be symbolic of a vibrant ecosystem or one in serious trouble! Understanding what is going on under the water's surface is critical to our understanding of whether our management plans are working.

Read more about West Hill Pond's aquatic plant communities and take the quiz to show how much you learned!

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