Author Archives: Dan Kadlec

Hyrdilla Brings New Focus And Some Big Changes

The discovery of invasive hydrilla last year around the marina and in the shallow waters north of the state boat launch has prompted a sweeping change in how the Twin Lakes Association board plans to safeguard water quality for the … Read More

Meeting Minutes Feb. 6, 2024

TLA Board Meeting February 6, 2024 Noon-1:30 pm Via Zoom Present: Grant Bogle, Rich Haupt, Eric Stoer, Russ Conklin, Carey Fiertz, David Mathus, Dan Kadlec, Dan Vogus, Jackie Blombach, Adam Mayer, Bill Barton, Pat Miller, Jean Bell, Erica Cohn Grant … Read More

Meeting Minutes Dec. 21, 2023

Attendees:  Grant Bogle, Bill Barton, Jean Bell, Jackie Blombach, Erica Cohn, Jeff Cox, Russ Conklin, Carey Fiertz, Dave Haab, Rich Haupt, Dan Kadlec and Adam Mayer Notes from the Meeting: Russ Conklin shared the status of the year end reports … Read More

TLA Letter Seeks Funds to Battle Spread of Hydrilla

The Twin Lakes Association board has released the following letter regarding the escalating costs of lake management, including efforts to eradicate the invasive hydrilla plant. The letter will go out to a broader community of lake goers in coming days. … Read More

Meeting Minutes Nov. 15, 2023

In attendance:Grant Bogle, Jean Bell, Erica Cohn, Rich Haupt, Eric Stoer, Russ Conklin, Dan Vogus, Jackie Blombach, Blake Morrison, David Mathus, Jeff Bravin, Carey Fiertz, Adam MayerPurpose of the meeting was to check in with previously targeted areas in need … Read More

TLA Letter Seeks Funds to Battle Hydrilla

  The Twin Lakes Association board has released the following letter regarding the escalating costs of lake management, including efforts to eradicate the invasive hydrilla plant. The letter will go out to a broader community of lake goers in coming … Read More

Meeting Minutes Oct. 12, 2023

TLA Board Meeting Minutes October 12, 2023 4-5:00 pm Via Zoom Attendees:  Bill Barton, Jean Bell, Grant Bogle, Russ Conklin, Erica Cohn, Carey Fiertz, Rich Haupt, Dan Kadlec, Dave Mathus, Adam Mayer, Blake Morrison, Eric Stoer, Danny Vogus Meeting called … Read More

‘Scary Moment’ As Hydrilla Threatens Area Watershed

The perimeter of East Twin Lake along with a much larger share of West Twin and Shenob Brook are vulnerable to the rapid spread of hydrilla verticillata, a group of top experts agree. If the weed’s spread goes unchecked it … Read More

Meeting Minutes Sept. 26, 2023

TLA Board Meeting Tuesday, September 26, 2023 5-6 pm. Via Zoom Attendees:  Bill Barton, Jean Bell, Jackie Blombach, Grant Bogle, Erica Cohn, Russ Conklin, Carey Fiertz, Dave Haab, Rich Haupt, Dan Kadlec, Eric Stoer, Danny Vogus Hydrilla Update:  Russ reviewed … Read More

Hydrilla Treatment Next Week

Photo by Jon Sullivan via Flickr  Four acres of the lake near the marina will be treated within a week for hydrilla verticilatta, also known as water thyme. This is an emergency treatment following local discovery of the weed last month. … Read More