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Meet our new Executive Director

When Reed Price, previous Ex. Director of the Utah Lake Commission, announced he would accept a new role working with Orem City, the Commission’s Board advertised the vacancy hoping to fill the big shoes left behind. After an extensive search and interview process, Eric Ellis was selected from 41 qualified applications to fill the position. […]

2015 Utah Lake Festival

We are excited to announce that the 2015 Utah Lake Festival will be on Saturday, June 6th, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Utah Lake State Park. The address for the park is 4400 West Center Street Provo, Utah, 84601. Admission is FREE!

Make Sure Your Summer Plans Include Utah Lake

We want to make sure that everyone knows how to have fun at Utah Lake this summer! Here are a few ideas: The 11th Annual Utah Lake Festival will be on Saturday, June 6th, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Click here for more details. 

Utah Lake Informational Map

We have compiled some of our favorite pictures, videos, and news stories about Utah Lake onto a Google Map. There is also information about access points and trails around the lake.

What can you do to help at Utah Lake?

With the publicity that Utah Lake has had over the past few weeks, some of you might be wondering what you can do to help make Utah Lake a better place.

More information about last week's algae bloom

It’s been a busy week!  The algae bloom that was present last week brought a lot of attention to the lake. Over the last week, several agencies have been taking water samples to determine whether toxins were produced by the algae bloom.

Caution: Dangerous algae bloom at Utah Lake

Utah Lake is a highly eutrophic lake.  That means it’s rich in nutrients like phosphorus and nitrogen.  You may recognize these compounds as fertilizers that will help your grass to grow healthy and green and helps your garden be more productive.