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Urge Gov. Cuomo to Sign the Invasive Species Law

Thanks to you and other advocates, the New York State Legislature passed new legislation that will protect Adirondack waters from harmful invasive species. This was a major victory. But we need your help again to make sure Governor Cuomo signs this bill into law.

This legislation requires that all motorized watercraft get a certification indicating that they are free of aquatic invasive species before they are launched in Adirondack waters. Once an aquatic invasive species enters an Adirondack waterbody, it is nearly impossible and very costly to eradicate, so prevention is critical. This strengthened legislation will ensure that current and future generations enjoy pristine Adirondack waters.........Read more.

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