News and Events

Family Photo Session – Silent Auction

We are thrilled this year to offer an opportunity to bid on a family photo session at Watchic Lake by local professional photographer, Stacey Kane. This is a $500 value package, which includes $150 credit towards print and products using your photos. What a great way to capture a ...

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New Maine Boating Regulations

Maine will begin to phase in a mandatory boating safety and education course for boaters on inland waters. The course will include education on no wake zones to wildlife and water quality, how to avoid harassing or harming wildlife and the imperative that boats be cleaned of inva ...

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Lake Friendly Spring Cleanup

Whether opening your camp after the winter, and doing some springing cleaning are your year round home, consider these lake friendly Spring Cleaning Tips from LakeSmart. This short guide provides information on disposing of yard waste, septic system do’s and don’ts, c ...

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Upcoming and Recent Events

This listing includes events happening on Watchic Lake or in Standish. Many other regional events can found at the Maine Public Calendar of Events site. Some events are WLA sponsored, and others appear for the benefit of Watchic Lake users. 2022 Events 9/17/2022 to 9/18/2022. Pro ...

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Helpful Info for Folks Renting Their Camps

Watchic Lake offers clean water, swimming, good fishing, and a variety of wildlife. If you rent your camp or offer it to friends and relatives, please encourage them to help protect the lake. The attached single page “Renters and Visitors Guide” provides useful tips t ...

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2021 Water Quality Report Available

Based on the findings contained in the 2021 Watchic Lake Water Quality Report, the water quality of Watchic Lake remains good, and is substantially unchanged from data collected over the previous 5 years (2016-2020), and from data back to the 1970’s. Specifically, water clarity a ...

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Email Scam – Watch Out

Recently some folks on Watchic Lake have received emails looking for donations, using the WLA and Paul McNulty in the signature field. These emails are a SCAM. They are NOT coming from the WLA. They are not coming from me, as you can see in the From address field. A second e ...

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Reminder – Dam Opening about November 1

The Watchic Lake dam gate will be opened on about Monday November 1, 2021 (plus or minus a few days depending on weather) for the winter. Following the opening, the lake level will go down to its winter level over the course of about two to four weeks (depending in part on rainfa ...

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Family Photo Session – Silent Auction

We are thrilled this year to offer an opportunity to bid on a family photo session at Watchic Lake b...

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Lake Friendly Spring Cleanup

Whether opening your camp after the winter, and doing some springing cleaning are your year round ho...

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