Draining the Salt Water Inundation

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Lake Como, N.J., Jan. 17, 2013 -- After Hurricane Sandy flooded freshwater lake Como with salt water, city officials are pumping the saltwater incursion back into the Atlantic using powerful generators and vacuum hoses. FEMA Public Assistance category A debris removal is implemented to fund the operation and restore the lake to its previous fresh water state. Adam DuBrowa/ FEMA
Lake Como, N.J., Jan. 17, 2013 -- After Hurricane Sandy flooded freshwater lake Como with salt water, city officials are pumping the saltwater incursion back into the Atlantic using powerful generators and vacuum hoses. FEMA Public Assistance category A debris removal is implemented to fund the operation and restore the lake to its previous fresh water state. Adam DuBrowa/ FEMA - Location: Lake Como, NJ
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