Welcome to the Lake Pleasant-Sacandaga Association

The organization was founded in 1953. LPSA utilizes a broad range of activities and initiatives to raise awareness of the threats of invasive species in our waters and woodlands, including both aquatic and terrestrial invasives. If invasive species are discovered in our area, the organization volunteers work with property owners and government agencies to fight the spread of invasive species which pose a threat to the ecological health and beauty of our area.


Lakes in the Town of Lake Pleasant include Lake Pleasant, Sacandaga Lake, Oxbow Lake, Whitaker Lake, and others, including a part of Indian Lake.


LPSA implements and supports many projects which protect the environment and benefit the community. 

Conservation Initiatives

  • Harmful Algae Blooms

    Harmful Algae Blooms

    Known as red tides, blue-green algae or cyanobacteria, harmful algal blooms have severe impacts on human health, aquatic ecosystems and the economy.

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  • Aquatic Invasive Species

    Aquatic Invasive Species

    Protecting our lakes and waterways from invasive species is one of the most important functions of the Lake Pleasant – Sacandaga Association.

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  • Findley Lake Fishery Report

    Terrestrial Invasive Species

    Protecting our forests, woodlands, and other areas from terrestrial invasive species is important to maintain the health of our forests and the beauty of our communities

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Current News & Lake Annoucements


  • Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program Kicks Off 2021 Winter Learning Series

    1/14/2021

    Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program Kicks Off 2021 Winter Learning Series

    The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) has announced its Winter Education Series. LPSA members are invited to participate in these free on-line workshop events.

  • 2020 Fall Newsletter

    11/13/2020

    2020 Fall Newsletter

    The LPSA Fall Newsletter is now available.

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