The BN Waterkeepers have been emptying the mono collection bins that we built & have collected over 2 lbs of mono. It doesn't seem like a lot but 2# really is.
We'd like to get back on track but it might take a couple of months to get it running smoothly. Below is a pic of the sites in which the bins are installed.
Pick a site or 2…Read More
Added by John Jarosz on May 14, 2021 at 3:50pm — No Comments
i just saw this from the BNW:…
Added by John Jarosz on April 2, 2021 at 2:33pm — No Comments
This article talks about big winds stirring up Lake Erie and affecting the Western Basin,causing oxygen and phosphorus problems but I wonder about the eastern end and the Niagara River when the big SE winds happen.
Added by Stephen Glassic on March 15, 2021 at 3:50pm — No Comments
This article from Boat US talks about concerns that 5G could greatly reduce accuracy of weather forecasts and could also affect GPS accuracy. but it is a worldwide problem. And the military is also concerned that reduced weather forecasting ability affecting strategic operations.…Read More
Added by John Jarosz on February 7, 2021 at 10:57am — No Comments
I’ve admittedly fallen of the wagon when it comes to reporting. Doing the tagging study was initially exciting years ago, but I found I dreaded recording the data after a catch. Just wanted to get right back at it.
I didn’t report a single release this year, and it was one of my best years. 49.5 jigging, 48 jigging, a 48 casting. Would have loved a hat; but it taught me a valuable lesson.
My “new season,” resolution is to contribute to the goldmine of data that is held by Mr.…Read More
A buddy of mine texted me to shore fish for steelhead today at Artpark. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to get out of work early, but I was leaving the office he texted me again....
Right before sunset, he thought he was snagged but started to feel violent head shakes. Turns out it was a musky! The crazy thing is he was using a spey rod and a fly. Since he was by himself, he didn't get a measurement. But it still was a once in a lifetime occurrence.…Read More
There will be a public meeting on the Amazon Project on Grand Island on: August 13, 2020 at 7:00 PM at the Town Hall on: 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY
If interested you can try to go in person or connect on a virtual meeting on Zoom. Info below:
Audio of the public hearing for those waiting outside of the
Town Hall will be broadcast on speakers. Additionally, there will be a virtual component of the public
Posted on the BNW Facebook page:
Wildlife entanglement is a devastating issue of the Great Lakes. Through our…Read More
Added by John Jarosz on June 17, 2020 at 2:42pm — No Comments
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Anybody else out there find that they're not spending a lot of money these days? I opened my wallet today & saw George Washington reaching for a pair of sunglasses. Been so long since he saw daylight!
You might have seen two material barges near the mouth of the Union Ship Canal that get loaded & unloaded with boulders. Now there's one barge. The other broke away from its mooring during the big blow & got jammed under the pedestrian walking & biking bridge near Rte 5.…Read More
Added by John Jarosz on February 29, 2020 at 10:30am — No Comments
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We're partnering in the mono collection business! If you read the paragraph in the NOAA blog, just above the pic of Broderick Park, you'll see the names of the organizations involved in a marine debris program. …Read More
Added by John Jarosz on February 2, 2020 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Jojo asked me to post these pics of the Ogdensburg Flood gates. They are open:…Read More