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The 10th Annual Stormwater Tradeshow A Success!

CWICNY would like to thank all of the attendees, participants and individuals who assisted in making this one of the largest North Country Stormwater Tradeshows in recent years! We had over 150 in attendance at the event and great discussion ensued.

The weather was rainy, which made the event very timely and the speakers did an excellent job with the presentations. We have three of the presentations available for your viewing. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact CWCNY President Dave Reckahn at 518.962.8225 or Stormwater Tradeshow Coordinator, Beth Gilles at 518.668.5773.


If you have any ideas on subjects or locations for next year, we would be very interested in hearing from you.

Please see the Flyer for more details and the 2014 Registration Form.

Rainwater Harvesting and Irrigation Demonstration Project, Lake George, NY

Please take a look at a slideshow of the Rainwater Harvest and Irrigation Demonstration in Lake George, NY!

Investing in Improved Stream Crossings Benefits Communities and Natural Systems

The Adirondack Chapter of the Nature Conservancy have created a report about the benefits of investing in improved stream crossings:


Rural Roads Active Management Program

The Rural Roads Active Managemenge Program(RRAMP) information packet is now available online here
Rural Roads Active Managemenge Program(RRAMP) Best Practive Manual (BMP).

2013 Annual Report

In this edition:

Rural Roads Active Management Plan
Harvesting Rainwater for Irrigation
Regional Alternative De-Icing Forums
Around the Basin: Completed Water Quality Improvement Projects

Read the 2013 Annual Report

Skidder Bridges Available For Free Use In The Lake Champlain Watershed

Contact Jim Campopiano, Bridge Coordinator
(518) 798-4637
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The ARRA Roadside Erosion Assessment Project is now available online here!

CWICNY Background

Recognizing the need for more water quality improvement initiatives on the New York side of Lake Champlain, the five New York counties within the basin formed the Champlain Watershed Improvement Coalition of New York, Inc. (CWICNY). With representatives from the five county Soil and Water Conservation Districts, the five county Water Quality Coordinating Committees, and the Lake Champlain/Lake George Regional Planning Board, CWICNY goes beyond political boundaries and incorporates public sector/private citizen partnerships to complete projects good for the watershed as a whole.

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