The lake in western New York State is the best place for spring runoff, according to a recent study.
It’s a place where spring water is plentiful and the temperature is warm enough to help plants thrive.
source Google Science (US) title Spring water in Lake Hopatcong is so hot, it’s causing a lot of algae blooms.
article A study in Nature Climate Change suggests Lake Hopats Conga in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the perfect place to get a taste of spring water.
The lake is so warm that the water is so alkaline that algae is growing in its algae-rich sediments.
The researchers also found that the lake is warming rapidly.
It should be a perfect spring water destination for people and pets, too.