polluted lake http://wrvo.org en Farm run-off is polluting Lake Erie, says new report http://wrvo.org/post/farm-run-polluting-lake-erie-says-new-report <p>A new report called Taken By Storm released by the National Wildlife Foundation is highlighting the issue of excessive fertilizer runoff into Lake Erie. The resulting algal blooms can seriously impact the health of those who rely on its water. Thu, 02 May 2013 19:19:00 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 37159 at http://wrvo.org Farm run-off is polluting Lake Erie, says new report America's 'Most Polluted' Lake Finally Comes Clean http://wrvo.org/post/americas-most-polluted-lake-finally-comes-clean Onondaga Lake in Syracuse, N.Y., has often been called the most polluted lake in America. It was hammered by a one-two punch: raw and partially treated sewage from the city and its suburbs, and a century's worth of industrial dumping. But now the final stage in a $1 billion cleanup is about to begin.<p>Standing in his office amid stacks of reports, scientist Steve Effler glances at an old front-page headline of the <em>Syracuse Herald-Journal</em>: "Divers find goo in Onondaga Lake."<p>Goo was just part of the lake's problem. Wed, 01 Aug 2012 15:59:09 +0000 David Chanatry 23490 at http://wrvo.org America's 'Most Polluted' Lake Finally Comes Clean