Committed to the preservation of
our great Candlewood Lake

The Candlewood Lake Authority is wholly dedicated to the safekeeping of Candlewood Lake. We promote responsible recreation, conservation, and stewardship for the largest lake in the state of Connecticut. Candlewood Lake Authority partners with the many stakeholders to advocate for Candlewood Lake including owners FirstLight Power Company, federal permittee Federal Energy & Resource Committee (FERC), the state Department of Education and Environmental Protection (DEEP) as well as local public officials, businesses, and residents.

How we are protecting
Candlewood Lake
Recent News
What's the Candlewood Drawdown All About Anyway?

December 2, 2021

Interested in finding out the why, when, how, and who of the annual Candlewood Lake Drawdown? Click the link below fo…

Please Consider Supporting the CLA This Giving Tuesday!

December 2, 2021

Please see the link below for a message from the CLA asking for your support on Giving Tuesday! Giving Tuesday Message

CLA Fall Newsletter 2021

November 12, 2021

Please check out our newsletter below for important info on: Hazard Buoys, the 2021/22 drawdown, taking care of the l…

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