Continental Organics & Beacon Wastwater Treatment Plant

On Thursday, 6/12, RiverU took a tour of the local wastewater treatment plant in Beacon and Continental Organics/Aquaponics located in New Windsor. The Beacon Wastewater Treatment facility was established in 1913 and is still functioning today at the same location. Early in the morning, we toured this facility, which takes in both gray and black […]

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The Economic Value of Water Quality

If you live near high quality water, the value of your property is likely greater, according to Clarkson University’s Martin Heintzelman. His creative analysis of ecological, chemical and economic data could have national implications at a time when environmental protection is viewed in many quarters as an unwise investment.

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