Lake Hopatcong Clean-up Quantities

Five years ago, during the first lake-wide cleanup, approximately 23,000 pounds of debris was pulled from along the 50-mile shoreline.  This year, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation partnered with the Lake Hopatcong Commission to organize the second lake-wide cleanup in during the 60-inch drawdown.  According to the Lake Hopatcong Foundation tally, …

Cyanotoxin Testing Results

On July 24, 2018, Princeton Hydro conducted the first of two cyanobacteria/cyanotoxin sampling events on Lake Hopatcong. Cyanotoxins are a family of compounds produced by blue-green algae (also called cyanobacteria) that can have negative impacts on the health of humans, pets and livestock. Blue-green algae tend to increase in magnitude …