Interesting Article from Ohr Samayach: The Curious Case of the Karpef

Ohr Samayach has published an interesting overview of the karpef, which is an area which can not be included in an eruv because it is not fit for human use.  The WB Eruv is designed to avoid such an area, near the Stony Point subdivision at Maple and Drake, as shown on the map below.

Ohr Samayach article: http://ohr.edu/this_week/insights_into_halacha/5070

 

Maple & Drake; areas in red are outside of eruv.