The Jefferson Project’s Hochshild Award

The Jefferson Project’s partners are renewing this extraordinary scientific legacy, creating a bridge between science and the actions necessary to protect and even restore the water quality of the largest lake lying wholly within the Adirondack Park – and the one most endangered by development.


Waterkeeper: Treatment Plant No Longer Functioning

Outdated infrastructure may be the source of the pollution that has caused New York State to close the Million Dollar Beach several times over the past two seasons, says Lake George Waterkeeper Chris Navitsky.


What's Polluting Million Dollar Beach?

June 23, 2017 Lake George Mirror | After closing in 2016, it looked like everything was ready for a smooth 2017 opening. Then it was closed again. Then opened. Then closed again! We'll have to find the source of the pollution.