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Toronto conservation officials keeping close eye on rising water levels near Lake Ontario

The water level along the shoreline of HTO Park in Toronto’s waterfront area has been rising in recent weeks and is being closely monitored by conservation officials for possible flooding. 421 more words


Special State of Emergency declared along Lake Ontario in Wayne County

Officials in Wayne County have declared a special state of emergency for all Wayne County bays and harbors.

Board of Supervisors Chairman Steven LeRoy and Sheriff Barry Virts pursuant to Executive Law Article 2B declared the special state of emergency for Sodus Bay, Port Bay, East Bay, Blind Sodus Bay, Pultneyville Harbor and Bear Creek Harbor in Wayne County. 97 more words


Trump Budget Puts Lake Ontario, Area Waterways At Risk

Its very name originates from the Iroquois word for “lake of shining waters.”

But it’s been difficult for Lake Ontario to live up to that name in recent years. 934 more words


This is a changeable season. Today it is raining, drops leaking down the cover. At least they are still mostly outside our increasingly leaky plastic! Yesterday was different, a good day for starting some of the jobs we have to do outside. 1,192 more words

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A Weekend in Niagara Falls

While I was working in the Buffalo area, I had to stay out there for a weekend. Since it’s so close to Niagara Falls, and Niagara Falls is only a few hours from home, I invited my boyfriend to join me on a semi-work-funded mini-vacation. 1,570 more words

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