Truesdale Lake  

South Salem, New York

July 22, 2019
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Lake treatment set for July 23

Pond & Lake Connection will treat the lake for weeds and algae as needed on Tuesday July 23rd.  We use Clipper for weeds (clipperherbicide.com/) and Se-Clear for algae (www.sepro.com/aquatics/seclear). There is a 24hr restriction for irrigation with Clipper but no other … Continue reading

June 5, 2019
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Geese, Goslings, Eggs, and Oil

A number of residents have been actively oiling goose eggs on the islands of Lake Truesdale since 2008 to control the population of Resident Canada Geese on the lake. But the existing crew of people trained to oil eggs it has shrunk over the years — and we need more people to step up.

If you are interested in helping out, please contact us via email at lake@truesdalelake.com or via our Contact Form. The process is not too difficult and training is easy. The oiling season for 2019 is over, so it would be training for the 2020 spring season. (more at link…) Continue reading

May 14, 2019
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First Lake Treatment Set for Friday, May 17, 2019

Truesdale Lake will be treated with the herbicide Clipper on Friday, May 17. Our lake manager from Pond & Lake connection will spray Clipper from their boat along the shoreline and in densely weeded areas. Remember to turn off any irrigation coming from the lake for at least 24hrs.

A full description of Clipper is available at the following link – https://www3.epa.gov/pesticides/chem_search/ppls/059639-00161-20121127.pdf Continue reading

May 7, 2019
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Regional Lake Association Meeting Set for June 14 in Carmel

Back by popular demand! This year’s regional New York State Federation of Lake Association (NYSFOLA) Lower Hudson Lakes meeting will be on Friday, June 14, at the Sedgewood Club on the shores of China Pond in Carmel. Thanks to Dora and Scott Keller, who arranged for us to use this venue. The meeting will start at 9:30 am and conclude around 2 pm. A light lunch will be provided. The cost to attend is $5 per person.

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November 24, 2018
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October 19 Lake Drawdown Article in Record Review Newspaper

I write a bi-weekly column in the Record-Review (http://record-review.com) called “Talk of The Town” about current events in Lewisboro. Occasionally I will also write an article and submit photos about various topics and events in town. A few weeks ago … Continue reading

October 8, 2018
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Some TLPOA and Lake History

Truesdale Lake property Owners Association Inc. A Look At The Past (Thanks to Karen Jahn for providing the original scans – see below) July, 1931 Truesdale Lake Club was created. Previously known as the Truesdale Lake Colony, the club was … Continue reading