Lake Wateree At Sunset

Paula Moots

Bring Your Bread!

Suzanne Deal

Lake Wateree Dam

Deep Purple Sunset

Lake Wateree Association is a group of citizens dedicated to maintaining Lake Wateree as the invaluable environmental resource it is.

While the majority of members are property owners, membership and participation is encouraged for all stakeholders. This would include all who use the lake for recreation (boating, fishing, swimming, etc), business, and as a source of drinking water for both Camden and Lugoff.


Latest News

  • 05/12/2017in Latest News

    Fire at Lake Wateree Dam

    LWA Members: Late yesterday afternoon a breaker box on Wateree Hydro Dam Unit 3 caught fire. All units are currently unavailable. Units 3, 4, and 5 will be out of service for an indefinite period of time. We are working to bring Units 1 and/or 2 back to service. Duke Energy has reduced releases from...
  • 04/24/2017in Latest News

    High Water Event — UPDATE 4:30

    April 24, 2017 (Updated at 4:30 pm) Current level 98.2 The Catawba River Basin continues to experience high runoff due to the significant rainfall received over the past two days. Upstream tributaries are overflowing, and with additional rain forecasted through Tuesday, Lake Wateree is expected to begin spilling tomorrow, April 25. Spilling will co...

Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation

Take a look at this cool video about our Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation