The Lake Hopatcong Commission is an independent State agency overseen by an 11-member board of Commissioners.  The Commission is responsible for conducting, managing and coordinating activities for the preservation, restoration and enhancement of Lake Hopatcong and its watershed.  Members of the Commission work as volunteer representatives of the larger lake community, and are dedicated to permanently preserving the natural, historical and recreational resources of the watershed for this generation and beyond.

Upcoming Events

Nov
3
Sat
8:00 am Lake Wide Clean Up @ Lake Hopatcong
Lake Wide Clean Up @ Lake Hopatcong
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation and Lake Hopatcong Commission are joining together to promote a lake-wide cleanup of debris accumulated in the lake since the last drawdown.  Please join us on November 3, 2018 from 8am to 12 noon to help remove debris from the exposed lakebed in an effort to make the …
Nov
5
Mon
7:00 pm LHC Monthly Meeting @ Mount Arlington Civic Center
LHC Monthly Meeting @ Mount Arlington Civic Center
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A regular meeting of the Lake Hopatcong Commission.
Dec
10
Mon
7:00 pm LHC Monthly Meeting @ Mount Arlington Civic Center
LHC Monthly Meeting @ Mount Arlington Civic Center
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A regular meeting of the Lake Hopatcong Commission.

 

 

 

Some algae known as cyanobacteria can produce toxins that are harmful to people and animals. These are known as harmful algal blooms (HAB). Learn what to do when you suspect a HAB.

Ice retardant systems can impact winter recreation and cause safety concerns on the Lake. Learn more about techniques for proper operation.

One pound of phosphorus can support over 1,100 pounds of algae. Learn how to protect Lake Hopatcong by using phosphorus free products and properly maintaining your septic system.