We Are Incredibly Thankful For…

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What would Thanksgiving be without taking a moment to express your gratitude to those who make such a difference every day? So we would like to take this opportunity to thank our members, supporters and volunteers. You are the lifeblood of the Lake Hopatcong Foundation. Thank you all for everything you do each and every …

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DEP Launches Pilot Mobile Application for Reporting of Non-emergency Environmental Incidents

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(16/P110) TRENTON – The Department of Environmental Protection has launched a pilot mobile application that will enhance protection of public health and the environment by enabling the public to use smartphones and other mobile devices to conveniently report non-emergency environmental incidents, Commissioner Bob Martin announced today. The pilot WARN NJDEP mobile app complements the DEP’s …

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A Laker’s Dozen: Education Initiatives – Learning from the Lake

Categories: Education, Lake Hopatcong, News, Other, Uncategorized, Volunteers

This is the fifth of 12 posts in our A Laker’s Dozen: 12 “Sweet” LHF Achievements from 2016 series – reflecting on and celebrating 2016 and the Lake Hopatcong Community. EDUCATION INITIATIVES The Lake as a Classroom We were excited to expand our educational class trips in 2016 providing lake education (environment, history, and safety) …

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Shower Better and Save

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In light of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s (NJDEP) drought warnings issued for both Morris and Sussex Counties, this is a great time to highlight the fact that October has been designated Shower Better Month by the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program. Showering accounts for nearly 17 percent of residential indoor water …

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Thanks For Getting Fit For The Lake

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On Sunday, October 9, 2016, nearly 200 participants chose to “Get Fit For the Lake” by participating in a 20, 40 or 60 mile cycle route, a 5K walk/run and/or a 2.5 paddle around Lake Hopatcong.   The day began with the 62 mile cyclists hitting the road at 8:00 am. Once they were pedaling …

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A Laker’s Dozen: 12 “Sweet” LHF Achievements from 2016

Categories: community, Education, General LHF Info, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake History, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Stewards, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Recreational Trails, Roxbury, Train Station, Uncategorized, Volunteers, Water Quality, Water Scouts

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation would like to thank our members, supporters and advocates for making 2016 another great year serving Lake Hopatcong and our lake community. As the year comes to a close, there is nothing sweeter than taking a moment to reflect on everything that has been accomplished. Over the next 12 weeks we …

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Scouts End Season with Good News, Bad News Story

Categories: News, Other, Uncategorized, Water Scouts

Another year of water scouting is in the books thanks to the dozens of water scout volunteers that spend countless hours paddling in their designated areas around Lake Hopatcong looking for Water Chestnut. Many thanks to our volunteers. Without their dedication, it’s likely that Water Chestnut would have taken over sections of the lake in …

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2016 LHF Gala and Auction

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LHF Gala and Auction Saturday, July 30, 2016 LAKE HOPATCONG YACHT CLUB, N BERTRAND ROAD, MT. ARLINGTON Join us for an evening that will bring together supporters of Lake Hopatcong, with spectacular vistas from the historical Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, delicious food and drink, live music by Hank Shapiro, and silent and live auctions with …

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