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A boat by titicus reservoir


A boat by titicus reservoir
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Copyright: angela LL (angela926) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 383 W: 5 N: 484] (2574)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-01-02
Categories: Daily Life
Camera: OLYMPUS C-5000 Zoom
Exposure: f/4.8, 1/50 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-01-03 18:57
Viewed: 1542
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
A boat on the shore of titicus reservoir in North Salem New York.

Titicus Reservoir is one of 12 in the New York City Water Supply System's Croton watershed. It is located in the Town of North Salem in Westchester County, 30 miles (48 km) north of the city.

At full capacity it holds 7.2 billion gallons (2.7 million m). It is 681.5 acres (2.7 km) in area, two miles (3.2 km) long, reaches a mean depth of 32 feet (9.8 m) and drains a 24-square mile (62.4 km) area in North Salem and Lewisboro.

Water from the reservoir goes first along the Titicus to the Muscoot Reservoir, then into New Croton Reservoir and finally along the 24-mile (38.6-km) New Croton Aqueduct to the Jerome Park Reservoir in the Bronx, where it is part of the city's daily draw.

It has been supplying the city since 1893

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Hi Angela
You don't have snow down there? we have some for you if you are interested.
Good composition and nice point of view. I love the little flare underneath the boat
Good work
Serge

Hello Angela.
Good written note, very interresting.
Picture is a bit crowdy. It takes away a good view.
Best regards from Jan

Well composed shot Angela!
I like the placement of the boat in the lower right,
and the little lens flare, well done.
Vincent

:) later

Hi Angela!
Wonderful picture!
Very nice composition!Beautiful lighting and superb atmosphere!
Regards!
Yuri

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