Huge Tree Blowdown in Fairport

A huge tree blowdown has been uncovered on one of the larger earthen embankments in Perinton. I have created a video of what I saw when I tried to inspect it. This blowdown is just a few feet south of the electricity pylons at the Oxbow, almost a dozen large trees have been ripped out of the canal embankment dam.  Many are leaning on upright trees, so it’s likely more will fall in the near future.

Here's a video showing the affected area that could be flooded if the embankment were to breach


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