Algae Bloom ABC’s

Algae Bloom ABC’s By Dennis Katte We all know that phosphate and nitrate products are nutrients to algae, and have been discussed by our water quality group for years. Excessive quantities can lead to algae growth. Water temperature and sunlight are also contributing factors as is improper septic discharge. Most …

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You can start or renew your LCIA membership here

Just a reminder to current members and notice for prospective members that you can pay your dues with PayPal via the website link.  You can also access this via the top menu of the website under LCIA. Membership dues for the LCIA are $40.00 per  year Gift subscriptions to the …

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Violation/911 calls regarding Fireworks

When contacted and asked the question, the Skagit County Sheriff’s office states that currently they respond to virtually every call. The number of deputies has decreased and they are forced to prioritize calls based on their severity. A report of illegal discharge of fireworks would be a lower priority call. …

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Tips on getting your Boater’s Education Card

When a Boater’s Education card was first required a few years ago, it was a long time before I needed to get my card. Boy, time flies! For anyone under the age of 51, a Boater’s Education card is now required when operating any watercraft with 15 or more horsepower. …

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Shoreline Master Program

Friday night, Betsy Stevenson from Skagit County came to our Community Center to present draft plans for the new Shoreline Master Program, which effects all waterfront property owners. She left behind a number of presentation materials. Although I was not able to attend Friday night’s meeting in person, I scanned …

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PayPal

Hi Folks, Some of you may be experiencing problems sending your membership payments via our PayPal page because your firewall has disabled popups.  You can send directly from the regular PayPal site this way: Go to: www.paypal.com Login to your account Click on My PayPal (at the top right corner) …

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Fireworks info

With the 4th of July fast approaching you might be wondering what the rules are…look no further.  Posted under LC Fire Department, we have firework information supplied by Scott Lemke.  Thanks Scott!

LCIA membership

Have you paid your annual dues yet?  Now you can pay electronically via Paypal!  We have an online form for LCIA dues and donations so do it today! Association Meetings for 2013 — May 25 (Memorial Weekend), July 6, Aug 3, Aug 31. Coffee Hour at 9:00 AM — Meetings …

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