Water Level

Bill Fielding, on behalf of the CLCA and in consultation with Henry Eifert of the Stewart's Landing Association, communicates continuously with DEC with data and recommendations regarding water levels and dam openings.


2017 Lake Level Log: click here 

Bar Chart graphing 2017 Lake Levels: click here.


The July 26, 2017 letter from the DEC announcing the early draw down: click here 

2012 Lake Level Log: click here

Bar Chart graphing 2012 Lale Level: click here

CLCA News & Events 7/4/2017

July 4th Water Level Update

As of 7AM July 4, lake level at Green Lake Bridge was 13 inches above summer normal, and down 9 inches over past 24 hours. 
The DEC opened the dam to 22 inches on the morning of July 3, after opening it to 10 inches on July 2. At present rate, normal lake level is expected by late Thursday July 6.
Bill Fielding, on behalf of the CLCA, urged DEC on July 1 to open the dam 22 to 25 inches. A further urgent request was made at 7AM on July2 and DEC opened the dam to 10 inches that afternoon.
At 6PM on July 2 CLCA again asked DEC to open to 20 inches, and then at 7AM on July 3 upped the recommended opening to 22 inches. DEC finally opened the dam to that level at approximately 9AM July 3.
Further updates will be sent if warranted.
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