Going Green to Protect Onondaga Lake

August 2010
New York State Conservationist;Aug2010, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p11
The article focuses on the green infrastructure project for the protection of Onondaga Lake in the state of New York in the U.S. It states that the project was launched by the Onondaga County Executive Joanne M. Mahoney and involves the community by educating them on design standards for highways and homes. The article discusses the storm water management system of the county as well as the "Save the Rain" campaign for the community that encourages the use of barrels to capture water and enhance the water quality of the lake.


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