Lake Tapps News

Algae Update

The Tacoma Pierce County Health Department states “the toxin results for the algae sample collected from Lake Tapps on July 18, 2018  were below levels of concern”. The Health Department checked  >>

Health Department Issues Caution Advisory for Potential Toxic Algae

The Tacoma Pierce County Health Department states “A bloom of potentially-toxic algae is in the northeast area of Lake Tapps, along the east shore of Tapps Island. Health Department staff  >>

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2018 Milfoil Treatment Plan

    Cascade Water Alliance, which owns and operates the Lake Tapps Reservoir, conducted two milfoil surveys this spring. Based on these surveys, Cascade is announcing  its 2018 planned milfoil  >>

Corps of Engineers Broke Ground on Mud Mountain Dam Fish Passage Project

The US Army Corps of Engineers broke ground on the Mud Mountain Dam Fish Passage Project on May 18, 2018. The project is located in Buckley, Washington, adjacent to the  >>

Lake Tapps 543′ Level Update

As it does every year, Cascade will be bringing the Lake Tapps Reservoir level up to its highest allowable level of 543′ on Wednesday, May 9, for about 24 hours.  >>