Lake Zoar Authority | September
The Lake Zoar Authority is a multi-town organization consisting of representatives from the four towns that border the lake - Monroe, Newtown, Oxford, and Southbury. The Lake Zoar Authority is tasked with the goals of improving water quality and promoting safe boating on the lake.
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September 2020


LEARNING OPPORTUNITY OPEN TO ALL THOSE INTERESTED IN LAKE MANAGEMENT - ***If you've been concerned about the green water in Lake Zoar and the information the LZA receives from the scientific community and regulators regarding cyanobacteria and invasive weed control, this opportunity is for you.*** Registration is required...


Lake Zoar Authority  P.O. Box 931 Southbury, CT 06488 Email: Member Towns Monroe-Newtown-Oxford-Southbury     The regular meeting of the Lake Zoar Authority was held Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. at the Southbury Town Hall, 501 Main Street, Southbury, CT 06488.   Commissioners Present: Gary Fillion, Chariman Ed Kusinski, Vice Chairman Bob Mouchantat, Treasurer Lesley Pires, Secretary Frank...

Fall 2020 Drawdown Schedule Released

NOTICE: FirstLight, the owner and operator of the Stevenson Dam hydroelectric power station will perform the fall drawdown of Lake Zoar for 11 days beginning on October 23, 2020. Water levels will return to a normal elevation of 103ft on November 2nd, 2020. ...

“CT lakes take a break
from toxic blue-green algae”

by Katrina Koerting Sep. 7, 2020 Professor Ed Wong, Western Connecticut State University, looks at a water sample from Lake Zoar at Jackson Cove Park, in Oxford, Conn, on Wednesday morning, September 2, 2020. Wong is monitoring cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) in the lake. Photo: H John Voorhees III...

FINAL 2020
Microcystin toxin report
for September 2, 2020

  “From: Ghada Hafez<> Date: Fri, Sep 4, 2020 at 10:02 AM Subject: Final microcystin toxin report for Sep 02, 2020 To: <   Here are the final week’s assay results for Microcystin levels at tested public beach sites. Samples were collected Sept  02, 2020, below or away from any floating bloom material. Results...