News & Information

Aquatic Plant Mgmt Activities

In order to support beneficial uses of Clear Lake, the Lake County Department of Water Resources is providing defined areas around the lake free of noxious plants.  The areas include certain lanes parallel and perpendicular to the shoreline, and recreational areas for swimming or fishing. View full media release.

Lakebed Verification

Clear Lake shoreline residents should be aware that Lake County Water Resources Department staff will be on the lake over the next several months verifying the size of piers and docks and their lakeward projection beyond a depth of zero Rumsey. View fill media release.

Invasive Mussel Prevention

Invasive mussels can be unknowingly transported from one lake to another by boaters. Lake County law requires screening of all trailered water vessels, and display of current mussel sticker on all watercraft launched in Lake County. For additional information, visit


For recreation information around Clear Lake, please contact the Lake County Visitor Information Center.