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

Jul
8
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Monthly Meeting @ Jefferson Board of Education
Regular Monthly Meeting @ Jefferson Board of Education
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A regular meeting of the Lake Hopatcong Commission
Aug
12
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Monthly Meeting @ Jefferson Board of Education
Regular Monthly Meeting @ Jefferson Board of Education
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A regular meeting of the Lake Hopatcong Commission
Sep
9
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Monthly Meeting @ Lake Hopatcong Foundation Offices
Regular Monthly Meeting @ Lake Hopatcong Foundation Offices
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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.