The High Rock Lake Coalition
The High Rock Lake Coalition was formed to coordinate the efforts of local non governmental organizations in the relicensing of FERC Project 2197. As a unified group we hope to maximize the representation of the collective membership of all of the groups and effect positive changes in the way the Project is managed.
High Rock Lake Coalition Mission Statement:
The mission of the
coalition is to combine the resources and strengths of all interested parties to
provide for the preservation of the
The Coalition meets monthly and consists of an independent Chairperson and three executive members from each of the following local organizations:
Chairperson: Lisa Tomlin
Concerned Property Owners of High Rock Lake
Terry Bargy Lee Hinson Don Seitz
High Rock Lake Association
Larry Jones Elizabeth Wilson Mel Wofford
High Rock Lake Business Owners Association
Lynn & Stephany Farquhar Mark Odom Carroll & Karen Tysinger
Jim Melton Robert "Pete" Petree Susie Swing
As a group we support the following goals
Operate High Rock Lake as "Run of River"
Maintain High Rock Lake at approximately 2.5 feet below full pool
Update the Shoreline Management Plan
Create a workable "Drought Contingency Plan"
Improvement of Water Quality in High Rock Lake