Jewels of the Finger Lakes

Howe, Jim
August 2010
New York State Conservationist;Aug2010, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p24
The article focuses on Hemlock and Canadice, two of the eleven finger lakes of New York. It states that the two lakes have been placed under the protection of the State of New York with the help of conservation groups and the local community. The article discusses the recreational opportunities within the vicinity of the lakes including kayaking, mountain biking, and birdwatching. According to the article, the lakes have maintained its reputation as a significant source of drinking water and a fish and wildlife habitat.


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