North Country News
8:30 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Project Formed to Make Lake George the Smartest Lake in the World

Lake George
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

IBM, RPI and the Fund for Lake George are partnering for a unique research project to ensure the ecological and economic future of Lake George.



The three entities have created the “Jefferson Project” to collect data on environmental stressors in Lake George. What is different about this project is the amount of data that will be collected. IBM Director of Research Dr. John E. Kelly.

The goal is to create predictive models that will allow policy makers to make data driven decisions on the future of the lake.

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