Environmental Management

In addition to assisting the Lake Operations Director in conducting department functions and duties, the Environmental Management Officer is also responsible for the following initiatives:

  • Enforcement of town sedimentation and erosion control regulations
  • Enforcement of town floodplain development regulations
  • Enforcement of town tree protection regulations
  • Enforcement of lake structure regulations
  • Performing mapping and GIS tasks, as they pertain to Lake Operations and environmental management.
  • Collection of water samples from the lake and its tributaries and submit for analysis.
  • Write articles to help inform and educate citizens about environmental and lake operations issues
  • Serve as the town’s point of contact for Geese Peace activities and overall geese mitigation.
  • Detect and identify algae blooms and make recommendations for resolution or addressing
  • Serve as an adviser to Parks & Recreation, town staff and to citizens on a variety of environmental issues