Author Archives: George Fergusson

October 2019 Water Level Chart Archived

I have archived the October 2019 Water Level Chart (at left). The most notable thing the October chart shows is Holy Hannah did we get a lot of rain 🙂 We started the month 0.85 inches BELOW average and ended the … Continue reading

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15 October 2019: Minor Repairs to Clary Lake Dam Completed

Last spring when the water level reached the top of the Clary Lake dam we discovered a few leaks that were missed during major repairs last fall. There were three gaps between stones near the south end of the dam … Continue reading

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15 October 2019: CLA’s Water Quality Monitoring Team Wraps Up Another Season

We’ve wrapped up another season of water quality monitoring on Clary Lake and took this selfie to celebrate. For David Hodsdon, this completes his 44th year of water quality monitoring (he started in 1975!). For Kelsie French it is her … Continue reading

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2019 Courtesy Boat Inspection Wrap Up.

Last weekend marked the conclusion of the Clary Lake Association’s first Courtesy Boat Inspection season and I’d like to thank our volunteers who gave of their valuable time to help out at the boat launch this past summer. In no … Continue reading

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03 October 2019: Take Precautions Against Browntail Moth Hairs When Working Outdoors

Here’s a link to a Public Service Announcement (PSA) forwarded to me by CLA President Dave Knight, he thought it would be of interest to Clary Lake shore owners who’ve been impacted by these little buggers. Dave lives over on … Continue reading

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September 2019 Water Level Chart Archived

I have archived the September 2019 Water Level Chart (at left). The most notable thing the September chart shows is how dry it’s been! We received only 1.97 inches of rain, just a little over 1/2 the September normal rainfall of … Continue reading

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18 September 2019: Maine Public Radio Program on Algal Blooms

There is a new Maine Public program on algal blooms and climate change that is well worth watching (or listening to). Here on Clary we have avoided a severe algal bloom this season though we’ve seen them in the past; … Continue reading

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August 2019 Water Level Chart Archived

I have archived the August 2019 Water Level Chart (at left). The most notable thing about this chart is how much rain we received during what has traditionally been the driest month of the year. August started out dry, but it … Continue reading

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30 August 2019: 1st Annual Coffee Clutch

The CLA Coffee Clutch event was held last Saturday August 24th and we had a beautiful day for it. All told we had 7 boats and 6 kayaks show up carrying more than 30 people, all rafted together on Clary … Continue reading

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24 August Clary Lake Association Coffee Clutch Out On The Lake!

The Celebration Continues! Come join us out on Clary Lake…by whatever mode of travel suits you… swim, sail, float, paddle, motor. Look for the boats tied up out in the middle of the lake this Saturday, August 24th from 9-11 … Continue reading

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