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New Project Aims to Make New York’s Lake George the “Smartest Lake” in the World

  • New York’s Lake George the “Smartest Lake” in the World

    New Project Aims to Make New York’s Lake George the “Smartest Lake” in the World

    Date added: 27 Jun 2013

    IBM Research Scientist Harry Kolar (right), Sandra Nierzwicki-Bauer of the RPI Darrin Fresh Water Institute (center) and Eric Siy from The FUND to Save Lake George scout locations for new sensors which will be part of a three-year, multi-million dollar collaboration between the partners to make Lake George the world's "smartest" lake, on Thursday, June 27, 2013, Bolton Landing, NY. The project will help researchers understand how to manage complex factors — including road salt, storm water runoff and invasive species — which are threatening Lake George, one of the world’s most pristine natural ecosystems and an economic cornerstone of the New York State tourism industry. (Erin Reid Coker/Feature Photo Service for IBM)