Salt Lake Bypass, BA Block, Sector 1, Salt Lake City, Calcutta, West Bengal, India. The population of Salt Lake City has exploded in recent years, meaning more and more of the mountains' snowmelt is being diverted from rivers to Still the largest saltwater lake in the western hemisphere, for now, the Great Salt Lake is at risk of becoming too salty as its water levels drop. 750 million+ members | Manage your professional identity. Build and engage with your professional network. Access knowledge, insights and opportunities.