Skaneateles Lake http://wrvo.org en Invasive insect threatening hemlock trees near Skaneateles Lake http://wrvo.org/post/invasive-insect-threatening-hemlock-trees-near-skaneateles-lake <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">There’s a new invasive insect causing problems in </span>Onondaga<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;"> County. The hemlock woolly </span>adelgid<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;"> has started feeding on hemlock trees in the watershed that provides water for the city of Syracuse.</span></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:54:42 +0000 Ellen Abbott 58113 at http://wrvo.org Invasive insect threatening hemlock trees near Skaneateles Lake Skaneateles Lake - A Coral Reef? http://wrvo.org/post/skaneateles-lake-coral-reef <p>John Weeks recalls his trip to Skaneateles Lake. He describes to us what the lake looks like and the troubles he endured during this venture. He tells us about the mountains he climbed and the magnificent red and white oaks he saw while trying to his way back until a motorist rescued them and returned them to the doorstep they started at.</p><p>This episode of Nature of Things was originally aired on November 8<sup>th</sup>, 1991.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 21:00:00 +0000 John Weeks 46705 at http://wrvo.org Skaneateles undecided about hydraulic fracturing http://wrvo.org/post/skaneateles-undecided-about-hydraulic-fracturing <p>The Finger Lakes are buzzing these days with the debate on hydro-fracking and many communities want it banned.&nbsp; Thursday night the town of Skaneateles held a public forum to give residents the chance to speak their minds about a proposed law to prohibit the controversial process for natural gas drilling.</p><p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:09:02 +0000 Matt Johnston 17926 at http://wrvo.org Skaneateles undecided about hydraulic fracturing