Local officials consider upgrading Owasco Lake’s watershed rules and regulations

The last time Owasco Lake's watershed rules and regulations were updated was 1984. The Owasco Lake Watershed Management Council is looking to change that.

There were no blue-green algae blooms reported in the lake in the 1980s, and not only has that changed dramatically over the last few years, but toxins from the blooms made their way through the treatment process into the water glasses of more than 45,000 Cayuga County residents this summer.

The Citizen:
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