Song Lake is an active member of the NYS Federation of Lake Associations and participates in the Citizens' Statewide Lake Assessment Program. Those water quality reports are available at www.NYSFOLA.org and www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/81576.html .
Working with SUNY Oneonta, the following Lake Management Report was developed by Stradder Caves. Additional assistance came from NYSFOLA and COFOKLA. Several years of study went into this valuable document.
Song Lake Maps and Images
DEC Bathymetry Map from 1970's
Updated Bathymetry Map from
The Song Lake Water Budget Report from Cortland County Soil and Water- May 2013
A Storm-water Implementation Plan, was developed for our four kettle lakes in 2017. This was funded through the National Fish and Wildlife, Chesapeake Bay Capacity Grant, under the administration of Syracuse University's Environmental Finance Center, in collaboration with Cortland County Soil & Water District. Plans were developed with public participation by Princeton Hydro LLC. You can see our plan here Song Lake WIP All reports are available at www.cofokla.org