Cayuga Lake


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Cayuga Lake

(kāyo͞o`gə, kī–, kə–), 38 mi (61 km) long and 1 to 3.5 mi (1.6–5.6 km) wide, W central N.Y.; longest of the Finger Lakes. It is connected by the Seneca-Cayuga Canal to the New York State Canal SystemNew York State Canal System,
waterway system, 524 mi (843 km) long, traversing New York state and connecting the Great Lakes with the Finger Lakes, the Hudson River, and Lake Champlain.
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. Cornell and Wells College overlook Cayuga's clifflike banks. Near the southern end of the lake are Taughannock Falls, 215 ft (66 m) high.
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After being sucked up from the frigid reservoir at the bottom of Cayuga Lake, water is pumped to a heat exchange facility, where the lake pipes meet and wrap around a second set from a closed loop that serves the Cornell campus.
According to the University's official LSC website, the project "saves enough fossil-fuel energy to power a fifth of all the households in the City of Ithaca (roughly 2,000 homes), reduces local air pollution from power generation, speeds the elimination of ozone-depleting refrigerants, and provides unprecedented insight into the ecology of Cayuga Lake.
The bottle could have exited Cayuga Lake through a canal at its northern tip and floated either down the Erie Canal toward New York City or into Lake Ontario and the St.
The Finger Lakes region is also home to almost 100 different wineries, with nearly 20 of them found in the Cayuga Lake area.
Navy) on Lockheed's floating work platform on Cayuga Lake when he fell into the icy waters of the lake while untying the boat.
He had grown up in nearby Binghamton, and the family cottage on Cayuga Lake later became a frequent gathering place for students eager to learn from the six-time Emmy Award winner.
Lockheed appealed the Board's February 17, 2004, decision to the Second Circuit, claiming that Cayuga Lake should not qualify as a navigable waterway and that Mr.
We agree with the Board and hold that Cayuga Lake is a navigable waterway of the United States because the appropriate test for navigability depends on physical rather than economical characteristics of the waterway in question," states the decision of Appeals Court.
A Slice of Home B&B, Spencer, NY: Located in the Finger Lakes, nearby state parks and Cayuga Lake offer hours of fun and R&R for the whole family.
He is also owner of a popular restaurant on Cayuga Lake in New York.
23 officially kicked off its Clean Coal Technology Demonstration Project at Milliken Generating Station on Cayuga Lake north of Ithaca, N.