NEMO's Youth Engagement Fund

Help us keep kids engaged and learning in 2020 and beyond! We're using this COVID altered year to launch a permanent fund to ensure the future.

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About the Organization

Discover Cayuga Lake - Help us Float our Boat!

Discover Cayuga Lake offers environmental education experiences for youth made affordable by revenue from eco-tourism programming on Cayuga Lake and generous support from donors.

Our mission is to engage students, community members, and visitors in learning about the ecology and history of Cayuga Lake and its watershed and to inspire people to maintain these healthy environments for future generations. It is also to provide equitable access to Cayuga Lake and to foster appreciation of the importance of the Finger Lakes watersheds for local ecosystems, human use, and natural beauty.

Finger Lakes Trout in the Classroom provides a regional network of classrooms with aquariums, visiting experts and field trips to help students raise trout and release them to local streams.

The Floating Classroom offers hands on educational cruises for classrooms aboard our 63-foot vessel, MV Teal, upon which we conduct water monitoring experiments.

Our Community Access & Youth Engagement Funds make these experiences affordable for everyone. We depend upon support from community...

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