Monthly Archives May 2017

May 2017 Newsletter Available

We have just published our May 2017 Watchic Lake Association Newsletter. In it we cover the many activities the WLA and volunteers completed over the past months, with a focus on the recent water quality test results.
Read More

The Watchic Lake Dam in Action

The Watchic Lake Dam in action – these photos show the front and inside of the dam with the gate adjusted to drain surplus water from the lake. Our goal in the spring is to raise the water level fairly quickly after ice-out to protect loon nests and eggs from flooding. The top of the concrete of the dam at the gate is considered full pond (i.e. the desired summer level of the lake). The top of the wooden gate
Read More