Keuka Lake Book

 10 Things You Can Do To Protect Keuka Lake


  • Wash with soap or shampoo away from water
  • Wash pets away from water
  • Dispose of fish heads and entrails away from water
  • Dispose of ashes and yard wastes away from water
  • Compost all yard wastes
  • Minimize or eliminate fertilizer and pesticide use near the lake
  • Reduce water usage with conservation practices and technology
  • Inspect and pump septic tanks every 3-5 years
  • Filter and disinfect all drinking water drawn from the lake
  • Avoid feeding ducks, especially near swimming areas




To Preserve and Protect Keuka Lake