Candlewood Lake Pollution Westconn Study 2016

Current Situation

Lake is in advanced stage of decay.

Candlewood Lake Authority (CLA)

Gather Data and Trends

Fly Over Story

Start at www.brookfieldwpca.org/

Statistical Study

Of 11 possible pollution impacts studied, the #1 factor is “human activity.”

Report is available

The Brookfield Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) is conducting a Wastewater Study of the approximate 1,500 properties in the Brookfield Candlewood Lake drainage area and their impact on Candlewood Lake. One goal of the study is to determine if it is beneficial to intercept the septic flows into the lake and at what cost. The study is partially funded by a CT Clean Water Fund grant. See https://brookfieldwpca.org/notices

Below is a map of the study area: