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Rising Salt Levels in Lake George Has Environmental Scientists Worried
Overall, Lake George has good water quality, but levels of sodium chloride, or salt, in the lake has tripled over three decades. It’s not at a crisis level, but it could become a major problem if something isn’t done.

The source of the change in Lake George’s composition is road salt used on streets and highways in the approximately 360-square-mile area that serves as a catch basin for the lake. An estimated 9 tons a year ends up in the water and will eventually cause an alternation in the lake’s phytoplankton that help support the water’s food web.

 
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Goleta City Council Approves Measure to Aid Mother Nature - The warm, oxygen-depleted water in Lake Los Carneros puts local wildlife at risk and the Goleta City Council has voted to add water on a temporary basis. Council members approved adding a temporary construction meter so the city can add water to the lake.


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