NH DES Septic System Laws and Rules &
Proposed Lake District Septic System Regulations
The Spofford Lake Association's mission is to protect,
enhance and sustain the ecological, environmental and recreational
character of Spofford Lake and the surrounding watershed. Given this,
the SLA actively supports and encourages efforts to reduce and eliminate
actions or substances deemed harmful to the Lake's water quality.
lake is a jewel of clean and clear water. Shoreline residents enjoy the
Lake's ever changing natural beauty and immediate access to its
recreational offerings. With these benefits come the responsibility and
obligation to act in the interest of the Lake's health.
For the SLA Board,
Attached below is the draft proposal being considered by the Chesterfield Board of Selectmen and an abbreviated description of the NH DES laws and administrative rules regarding septic systems. It's important to note that the proposed Lake District regulations build on existing DES regulations
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