Earlier this week you heard Save The River speak out on the St. Lawrence Seaway’s 50th Anniversary. The Seaway is painting itself lean and green but our experience here in the Thousand Islands tells a different story – a story of undelivered promises and environmental disasters.
Our press conference with Great Lakes United and National Wildlife Federation received great coverage around the region! Read on for a sampling of the news coverage throughout the US and Canada.
Environmentalists call St. Lawrence Seaway an economic bust and environmental disaster for Great Lakes - The Muskegon Chronicle (3/31/09)
Seaway’s 50th no reason to cheer: Environmental groups – Montreal Gazette (3/31/09)
Shippers, enviros vie to define Seaway’s 50th - North Country Public Radio (3/31/09)
St. Lawrence Seaway’s anniversary marred by invasive species - Cleveland Plain Dealer (4/1/09)
St. Lawrence Seaway turns 50, but environmental groups not in partying mood - News10 Now (3/31/09)