A great lake seeking a greater future.

Latest Updates

May 13, 2020

Phosphorous Program with BGSU

Blue Green Algae Program for 2020This year CLP is continuing to work with Bowling Green State University to identify hot spots in the lake related to Blue Green algae by…
May 10, 2020

Letter from a Longtime Lake Resident

I am a long time (20 years) lakefront property owner. Property is located in Southern Basin off Old Fluvanna Rd. (Rt. 126) in the Town of Ellicott. First let me…
May 8, 2020

Opposing New Technology in Chautauqua Lake

The Chautauqua Institution (Institution), the Chautauqua Lake and Watershed Management Alliance (Alliance) and the Town of Chautauqua are opposing new weed management technology used successfully in other states and in…
May 8, 2020

MOA 1st Anniversary Update

"The Chautauqua County Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), presented as a legally-binding contract, was executed by most lake-related organizations in April, 2019 with an effective date of May 1, 2019 and…

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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