On Tuesday, Aug. 10, the Rogers Lake Authority (RLA) issued the following statement:

“Yale University will be doing alewife sampling on Rogers Lake on August 10, 11, 12 and 13.  They will be on a boat with floating lights and a large seine net from sunset until 1:00 or 2:00 a.m.  Yale has been working with DEEP Fisheries in their ongoing study of (the) alewife in Rogers Lake.  Residents should around the lake should not be concerned.  Thank you for your assistance.”