- About 2.2 million cubic yards of material was removed from Onondaga Lake
- About 2.5 billion gallons of water was treated.
- Approximately 450 acres of the lake will be capped to provide a new habitat layer, prevent erosion, and isolate remaining contaminants. Two thirds of this is complete.
- More than 1.1 million plants, trees, and shrubs are being planted and more than 50 acres of wetlands enhanced.
Where: Shore of Willow Bay, Onondaga Lake Park
6790 Onondaga Lake Pkwy, Liverpool, NY
When: Wednesday July 22nd and 5:30PM
New York State scientists pronounced Onondaga Lake clean enough to swim in and wildlife is returning to the lake in staggering numbers. Let's pronounce Onondaga Lake "Open For Business" together. Click here to learn more or visit either of the event URL's below.
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