Spofford Lake District Septic System Regulations & NH DES Septic System Laws and Rules
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.
Attached below is the draft regulation passed 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 Lake District regulations build on existing DES regulations