The dam located on the southern end of the lake is considered to be “seriously inadequate” by DEP officials. Several attempts to control dam seepage have been made since 2005 with only slight success. Meanwhile, spillway design is also a looming concern for DEP and Fish and Boat officials, who are estimating needed repairs in the $4 million range. With no funding sources identified, the lake will remain drained indefinitely. 2p1.jpg