Lake, Dam & Spillway

September 3, 2021

Water Testing Results (09/03/21)

We conducted Algal testing on August 30th this week completing our 7th and final round of testing for the 2021 lake season for Harmful Algae Blooms (HAB). We continue to use independent lab Phycotech for this testing. As has been the case all year, we continue to see the presence of potentially […]
August 5, 2021

Water Test Update (08/05/21)

On Monday, August 3rd, we conducted a round of e.Coli testing with Ozark Testing. After our tests ahead of July 4th indicated higher than acceptable levels in Cove 9 and near the beach, we wanted to make sure that we re-tested and took appropriate actions to ensure the safety of […]
July 23, 2021

Water Testing Update (July 23rd)

On Monday, July 19th we completed our fifth round of testing for Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs) continuing our testing regimen that has been in place since mid-May. These tests will continue to be conducted by an independent lab – Phycotech. The latest tests continue to show the presence of potential […]
July 13, 2021

Recent Fish Kill During 4th of July Weekend

During the Quarterly Member Meeting on July 10th, I summarized a telephone conversation that I had with Rob Pulliam at the MO Department of Conservation regarding the fish kill that we suffered on the 4th of July holiday. Today I am sharing a summary of the correspondence that I received […]
July 9, 2021

Water Test Results (July)

On Thursday, July 1st we conducted E. coli testing with Ozark Testing. We have been conducting this testing to ensure the lake is safe for swimming, in addition to the HAB testing we have been conducting.  The results of the E. coli testing showed elevated levels of E. coli near […]
July 2, 2021

Water Test Results_07/02/21

On Monday June 28th , we conducted our fourth round of water testing for Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs). As we have previously communicated,  these tests were completed under the direction of an independent lab Phycotech. The good news –  the results of this weeks testing did not show positive signs […]
June 12, 2021

Water Testing Update (6/12/21)

On June 8th, we conducted a round of water testing for Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs). As we have previously communicated,  these tests were completed under the direction of an independent lab Phycotech. This is our third round of testing, and so at this point we have comparisons to previous testing […]
May 28, 2021

Water Testing Results Update – 05/28/21

The ILPOA Board of Directors continues to keep the safety of our members as our first and foremost priority. On May 14th, we communicated the results of water testing that came back concerning levels of algae in our lake. That post is available here. As stated in that note, the […]