Project Description

Size: 156 acres
Location: Town of Oswego
Classification: Emerald
Trails: No

This preserve contains a fen and many fen related plants and animals. Dr. Peter Rosenbaum of Oswego State University chairs the Fen at Silver Lake Management Committee. This very active group is composed of residents who live on or near the lake and researchers of various disciplines. They are all dedicated to protecting the pristine nature of the lake and surrounding wetlands while still enjoying water recreation. Vehicular access is extremely limited.