Baldwinsville http://waer.org en Environmental Research Group Reports Widespread Water Pollution in New York State http://waer.org/post/environmental-research-group-reports-widespread-water-pollution-new-york-state <p>New York’s rivers and lakes are still a dumping ground for polluters…and some of the worst are here in Upstate New York.&nbsp; That’s the assessment of the research group “Environment New York.”&nbsp; Their new report “Wasting Our Waters” points at Anheuser-Busch in Baldwinsville for dumping 1.4 &nbsp;million pounds of toxic waste into the Oswego River in 2010.&nbsp;</p><p>It also notes Eastman Kodak had the most discharges by toxicity with 12,000 pounds of toxic compounds released into the Genesee River. Environment New York Director Heather Leibowitz wants to see practices change.</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:02:55 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 20390 at http://waer.org Environmental Research Group Reports Widespread Water Pollution in New York State Golden Harvest Festival Draws a Crowd to Beaver Lake http://waer.org/post/golden-harvest-festival-draws-crowd-beaver-lake <P>This past weekend kicked off the fall festival season here in Central New York with the annual Golden Harvest Festival at <A href="http://onondagacountyparks.com/beaver-lake-nature-center/">Beaver Lake Nature Center</A>. The festival attracted crowds to Baldwinsville all weekend, despite the rain that lasted through Saturday afternoon.</P> <P>Artist Thomas Lenweaver sold his paintings and prints at the event. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 14:36:43 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 7645 at http://waer.org Golden Harvest Festival Draws a Crowd to Beaver Lake