A great lake seeking a greater future.

Latest Updates

February 27, 2021

SOLitude Response to CLA Allegations

The Chautauqua Lake Association (CLA) recently made several statements regarding the proposed us of herbicides Chautauqua Lake in 2021 and the effects of herbicides. SOLitude Lake Management ( is the…
February 9, 2021

Winter on Chautauqua Lake Is Busy

Hello all, It has been a busy beginning of the year for the Chautauqua Lake Partnership (CLP).  CLP has been coordinating activities with the Chautauqua Lake and Watershed Alliance (Alliance)…
October 10, 2020

CLP and Ellery File Lawsuit

The Chautauqua Lake Partnership and the Town of Ellery have petitioned the Supreme Court of the┬áState of New York in Chautauqua County to invalidate the June 2020 New York State…
September 14, 2020

Independent Weed Survey

The summer is wrapping up and so are the projects on the lake.  Chautauqua Lake Partnership (CLP) recently helped to arrange an independent weed survey performed by the University of…

About Us

Lake residents remember a time not long ago when lake water was clear and the shoreline, near shore and lake bottom were free of weeds and sludge. We believe we can have that again. The time to consider alternative approaches is long overdue.

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