Otter Tail County COLA is organized to facilitate cooperation among member lake and river associations and to assist in fostering wise use of the lake and river areas in Otter Tail County.   By joining together and helping each other, we can keep our lakes and rivers clean and free of pollutants and prevent the spread of aquatic 


Coming Events

August 18, 2016 – Thursday – 7:00 pm
Ottertail City Community Center
103 S Lake Avenue
   Annual Meeting:  Awards and More
   Volunteer of the Year   –  Lake Assn of the Year

August 14 – 15   –  Water Sampling & Clarity Readings
       New delivery location:  Dennis Loecken –             320.492.0036

               35032 Big Rock Rd, Dent  –  North Shore of Dead Lake –  bigdenny@gmail.com
(To replace Carolyn Herron)

            2016 Schedule of Monthly COLA Meetings:  
                          3-rd Thursday @ 7 pm
Ottertail City Community Center  –  103 S Lake Avenue

August 18, 2016  –  Annual Meeting  –  Awards
September 15, 2o16 – Cruise Pelican Lake to observe zebra mussels
Cruise Directors:  Jerry Horgen & Mariya Rufer
Fairhills Resort, 24270 Co Hwy 20, Detroit Lakes MN 56501
RESERVATIONS as space is limited:
John Kruse  701.219.0465,  jhkruse@cableone.net
(In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be held inside
Fairhills Resort, at the same time and date.)


                                Executive Committee Meetings
Second Monday, 2:30 pm, following AIS Task Force Mtg
Dead Lake Room, County Building, Fir Ave, Fergus Falls
Monday, August 8
Monday, September 12
Monday, October 10
Monday, November 14

2016 Water Sampling Schedule 
August 14 & 15  (2-nd Sunday & 3-rd Monday)
September 18 & 19

If you need coolers, other equipment, contact RMB Labs, 218.846.1465

Do you have questions about our sponsored water testing program?
Contact:  Carolyn Herron,  218.758.3697,  <starwood@arvig.net>

Other Meetings of Interest:

                 MN COLA  (Minnesota COLA)

For date of next meeting –
                                                Contact:   Joe Schneider at 612.209.2075

Questions or comments about this website?
Contact Chuck Olson,
<otcolafinance@gmail.com>     218.282.0406
(Last update:  7.25.2016)

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