SCI 275 Week 1 Checkpoint - Local Enviornmental Issue

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I have been living in San Diego California for 10 years and I have not seen anything that I am  aware of that is an environmental problem. I grew up and lived in upstate New York until I was  25 years old. In the city of Syracuse New York there is a lake on the edge of the city called  Onondaga Lake. The lake is five miles long and one mile wide, from the surface of the water  there is only 13 feet of water; past that it s sludge. On the north end of the lake is a salt museum  that tells the history of the salt manufacturing building that the museum is now in. In the early  1800’s salt was extracted from the lake to be used for different human purposes, but as the  decades went by and the industrial industry came in the lake would be used for a different  purpose (dumping). On the west side of the lake in the area called Solvay a manufacturing plant 
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