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The Wainfleet Bog bound by the Onondaga Escarpment (FREE)

Onondaga Escarpment A smaller Onondaga Escarpment runs east – west is located along the northern shoreline of Lake Erie. Consisting of Onondaga limestone cap rock, this escarpment runs through Buffalo, New York and Fort Erie, Ontario. This escarpment is most noticeable east of Buffalo, however rarely rises more than 10 meters. Substantial breaks in the Onondaga Escarpment have allowed Lake Erie waters to flow into the low lands of the … Read more »