Seneca Lake


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Seneca Lake

A lake of west-central New York connected with Cayuga Lake by the Seneca River, about 105 km (65 mi) long. Seneca Lake is the largest of the Finger Lakes.

Sen′eca Lake′


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a lake in W New York: one of the Finger Lakes. 35 mi. (56 km) long.
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Noun1.Seneca Lake - a glacial lake in central New York; the largest of the Finger Lakes
Finger Lakes - a geographical area in central New York State that is named for a series of narrow glacial lakes that lie parallel in a north-south direction
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Seneca Lake, the largest of New York's Finger Lakes, lies motionless on a humid August afternoon.
Currently there are 86 wineries located in the four counties bordering Seneca Lake. The wine and grape industry in New York has an economic impact on the state's economy totaling $4.8 billion.
Forest Service at Finger Lakes National Forest on the east side of Seneca Lake in Hector, Schuyler County.
Activities will be overseen by the recreation and community center staff.<br /> Seneca Sailing Academy Inc.: $6,524; Supports 13 scholarships for youth sailing lessons on Seneca Lake, including transportation and lunch.
4, Paul Hobbs, winemaker and owner of Paul Hobbs Winery in Sebastopol, Calif., and Johannes Selbach, winemaker and owner of Weingut Selbach-Oster in Zeltingen, Germany, announced that they plan to establish a vineyard and start a winery on Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region of New York.
Major waters include Cayuga Lake, Seneca Lake, Susquehanna River, Black Lake, Lake Champlain, Saranac River, Upper Hudson River, Black River, Grass River and the St.
He said dioxin emissions from landfills are orders of magnitude greater than from contemporary waste-burning plants.<br />"Somebody has to look at the science and not just jump on the bandwagon with uninformed people," Knauf said.<br />Joseph Campbell, president of Seneca Lake Guardian, a group that has staunchly opposed the project, said in a statement Friday that Circular EnerG is trying to steamroll its opposition with the lawsuit.<br />"We urge legislators to immediately passlegislation that would put control back in our region's hands when deciding whether we want these kinds of facilities.
Cayuga Lake, Seneca Lake, Keuka Lake, Canandaigua Lake, and Honeoye Lake all have namesake parks.
We do not have access to Seneca Lake, which we look upon, and besides, we would have to treat the water if we did."
Located on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake, Sampson State Park offers swimming, fishing for trophy-size lake trout, hiking and biking.
Magnus Ridge Winery, Rock Stream, N.Y.: Magnus Ridge bottled its first 60 cases of wine in September, and in October broke ground on what is planned to be a destination winery near Seneca Lake.