[VIDEO: ENVIRONMENT] KGOTV Channel 7 covers Oakland’s Lake Merritt Makeover

[VIDEO: ENVIRONMENT] KGOTV Channel 7 covers Oakland’s Lake Merritt Makeover

VIBE: I took a little break over the past week. Ahh. And while I was gone, KGOTV Channel 7 ran a story on Lake Merritt. Perhaps they read my blog post first?? 🙂

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — Major changes are coming to part of Lake Merritt and much of it is being done to return the lake to a more natural state. Lake Merritt has been called the “jewel of Oakland,” its 155 acres make up the nation’s oldest wildlife refuge, created by the state legislature in 1870. But, Lake Merritt was not always a lake; it was originally a tidal slough. [Read more from Ken Miguel at Channel 7]