Too Precious to Waste

Aging septic systems threaten Lake George's water quality. This guide helps homeowners and small businesses solve the problem by maintaining or upgrading septic systems to keep Lake George clear and clean.

Algae love the nutrients that escape failing septic systems.

That’s a risk to our water quality, property values, and livelihoods.

Actual algae growth in Lake George

About 4000 septic systems are at risk of contaminating Lake George.

This could contribute to a harmful algal bloom.

There are ~6000 private septic systems in the Lake George Basin, 2/3 of which may be failing.

Act now and take advantage of low/no interest loans.

Upgrade your septic system and protect Lake George.