Volunteers Will Pull Water Chestnut Plants on Oswego River Aug. 1

FULTON  – Volunteers will gather at the home of Dick and Naneen Drosse, 16 Hickory Grove Spur, Fulton, at 10 a.m. Aug. 1, to pull water chestnut plants on the Oswego River near Battle Island.

The public is invited to participate.

Refreshments will be served following the event.

The event will be held in the event of light rain.

In high winds or lightning, the event will be re-scheduled.

Collection bags will be furnished.

Paddlers should bring personal flotation devices.

For information contact Dick or Naneen Drosse at 343-4565 or email [email protected]

Additional information on preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species can be found at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/48221.html