83 episodes

The official podcast for Utah Lake. Hosted by the Utah Lake Commission, this podcast discusses the facts, fiction and fun to do with Utah Lake. Topics include projects at the lake, answering questions and dispelling rumors, featuring popular recreation activities at the lake and more. Each episode aims to share the works and wonders of Utah Lake.

*Subscribe or listen to the podcast in the "Where to Listen" section below.

Utah Lake: Facts, Fiction, Fun Utah Lake Commission

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    • 4.7 • 14 Ratings

The official podcast for Utah Lake. Hosted by the Utah Lake Commission, this podcast discusses the facts, fiction and fun to do with Utah Lake. Topics include projects at the lake, answering questions and dispelling rumors, featuring popular recreation activities at the lake and more. Each episode aims to share the works and wonders of Utah Lake.

*Subscribe or listen to the podcast in the "Where to Listen" section below.

    Ep. 83 - Science, Management and Policy: Water Rights

    Ep. 83 - Science, Management and Policy: Water Rights

    In this episode of our series sharing recordings of speakers from the FFSL Science, Policy and Management Summit for Utah Lake, you will hear from Teresa Wilhemsen. Teresa is the Director of the Division of Water Rights, and in this episode she explains more about how water rights function and how Utah Lake is managed around those water rights.

    Links from this Episode:

    Summit Youtube Recording of Speakers

    • 18 min
    Ep. 82 - Science, Management and Policy: Science and Policy Task Force

    Ep. 82 - Science, Management and Policy: Science and Policy Task Force

    The next few episodes will be part of a series, where we will share recordings of speakers from the Utah Division of Forestry Fire and State Lands Science, Policy and Management Summit for Utah Lake. In this episode you will hear from Brian Steed the Executive Director of the Janet Quinney Lawson Institute for Land, Water and Air at USU. Listen in to hear more about finding solutions to some pressing problems we have as a state and connecting land, water and air researchers to Utah problem solvers.

    Links from this Episode:

    Utah Lake, Science, Management, and Policy event: full video :

    USU Institute of Land, Water and Air:

    • 19 min
    Ep. 81 - Utah Lake Preservation Fund and Management Plan

    Ep. 81 - Utah Lake Preservation Fund and Management Plan

    In this episode our staff discusses Utah Lake's preservation fund and management plan. Currently the Utah Lake Commission is transitioning over to be the Utah Lake Authority. The Utah Lake Authority will provide a bigger budget and direct management authority that will provide a more focused work on Utah Lake. There will be more collaboration, communication and a comprehensive view of the lake and how to make it better. You will hear more about how this is coming together and the next steps the Commission is taking!

    Links from this Episode:

    Water Levels at Utah Lake

    KSL Snowpack levels

    Farmers Almanac report for Provo

    Recording of Utah Lake Authority meeting

    • 23 min
    Ep. 80 - Adopt a Shoreline at Utah Lake

    Ep. 80 - Adopt a Shoreline at Utah Lake

    This episode you will learn all about the Utah Lake Adopt a Shoreline Program. The Adopt a Shoreline program was created many years ago to address the issue of litter at Utah Lake and help to keep the shoreline litter-free. Listen in to hear more about the 45 sections of the lake that have either been adopted and are being cared for or have the opportunity to be adopted!

    Links from this Episode:

    Adopt a Shoreline Program

    • 16 min
    Ep. 79 - Marinas, Trails and other Project Updates

    Ep. 79 - Marinas, Trails and other Project Updates

    In this episode you will hear all about some of the exciting updates regarding Utah Lake! These updates highlight the Life Jacket Loaner Program, Lake wide marina camera network, Saratoga Springs City Marina, Provo River Delta Project trail closer update and more! Listen in to find out more!

    Links from this Episode:

    Life Jacket Stations

    Marina Camera Live Feeds

    Saratoga south marina expansion

    Saratoga new north marina

    Provo River trail closure

    Ep. 46 - Living on the Utah Lake Shoreline

    Ep. 59 – Saratoga Springs Lakeshore Projects

    Ep. 61 - Vineyard Lakeshore Projects

    Ep. 71 - Windy Lookout Creation

    • 16 min
    Ep. 78 - Utah Lake Field Trips

    Ep. 78 - Utah Lake Field Trips

    The Utah Lake fourth grade field trips are back!! These field trips are a way to educate 4th grade students in Utah Valley about Utah Lake. The presenters at these field trips are agencies and researchers at the lake who have volunteered their time to teach these students about topics including water conservation, water quality, water safety, wildlife and more! Listen in to hear more about this fun experience!

    Links from this Episode:

    Utah Lake Field Trips

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

S2525B ,

Great podcast!

Such a fun, refreshing podcast about our local area! Easy to listen to, great host, great topics. Love it!

WI626 ,

Great info on Utah Lake

I love this podcast. It’s full of interesting facts about Utah lake, as well as great info on activities that you can do at the lake.

dlabrum ,

Love This Podcast

This is the best podcast to keep tabs on the happens at Utah Lake. There are so many projects going on and they have been covering some very interesting ones so far.

The interviews with other folks working on these projects is very interesting and informative.

Thank you for this great podcast resource.

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