Save Our Sodus (SOS) 2016 Annual Fundraising Campaign

Our Mission Statement:

To Preserve, Protect and Improve Great Sodus Bay

SOS is a non-profit organization. Members of the board of directors, listed below, serve on a voluntary basis:

 Dave McDowell (president) Dave Parker, Chris Tertinek, Mike Virts, Dave Scudder, Sue Bassage, Tom Yale, Jim Gocker, Ed Leroux, Kevin Mullaney, Dan McCullough

Our Accomplishments:

  • Purchased stream instrumentation to monitor harmful contaminants entering the Bay

  • On-going data gathering from Bay buoys to anticipate the emergence of blue/green algae

  • Participate in wetland restoration of Sodus Bay tributaries to minimize contaminants entering the Bay

  • Continue to strongly oppose the International Joint Commission Plan 2014;

  • Coordinate annual water chestnut pull and identification of other invasive species;

  • Facilitate shoreline restoration repairs to the east-west breakwater that protects Sodus Bay

  • Partner with SUNY ESF, Wayne County Soil and Water, Nature Conservancy and others

In order to continue with our mission, your financial help would be appreciated. SOS is a 501C3 organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.

YES, I WANT TO SUPPORT SOS NOW

TO DONATE BY CHECK,

Please make the check payable to Save Our Sodus and send it to:

Save Our Sodus PO Box 424 Alton, N.Y. 14413