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America's 'Most Polluted' Lake Finally Comes Clean


Environment  (tags: water, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, conservation, green, GoodNews, ecosystems )

Cal
- 726 days ago - enn.com
Onondaga Lake in Syracuse, N.Y., has often been called the most polluted lake in America .But now the final stage in a $1 billion cleanup is about to begin.



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John B. (215)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 7:55 pm
Thanks Cal for posting this incredible NPR article. Reclamation and clean up can be done and this proves it. Read and gladly noted.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:50 am
Thank you.
 

Rosie Lopez (73)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 2:35 pm
thanks cal
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:09 pm
Well done. Thanks for the good news.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:34 pm
America's 'Most Polluted' Lake Finally Comes Clean

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Monica D. (580)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:15 pm
Sounds good. Cleanup and restoration can be done but tends to be difficult and expensive. It is better to prevent pollution in the first place.
 

Rachel D. (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:03 am
awesome! :D
 

Nimue P. (228)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:39 am
Cool :)
 

Vanessa Wolfe (28)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:04 am
Good news? yes, but prevention is the better option.
 

Dave C. (213)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:28 am
good to clean up, but we need to think forward to prevent in the future....
 

Rebecca Sutton (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 4:41 am
Nice to see a bit of good news for once.
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 11:57 am
So glad they are cleaning it up!
 

Jane H. (128)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 1:58 pm
Glad to hear it can be restored to health.
 
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