The Genesee River Basin is filled with natural beauty and abundant wildlife. Whether you are looking for a woodland or riverside walk, an experience paddling on the River or relaxing time fishing…the Genesee has something to offer.

Report Card

Genesee RiverWatch graded the water quality and usability of the Genesee River and its major tributaries. The overall grade for the Genesee River Basin is a “C”.

The Genesee River

Genesee RiverWatch works to improve the water quality of the 2,500 square mile Genesee River watershed, inform and educate the public and connect people to the river.

Genesee River Basin Summit 2023 Wrap-Up

Wrap-Up of the Annual Genesee River Basin Summit – May 10th, 2023

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Elizabeth Thorndike Environmental Leadership Award Recipients

Congratulations to Roy Wood and Helen Dumas, the 2022 Elizabeth Thorndike Environmental Leadership Award Recipients

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Phosphorus: WXXI Connections – Genesee RiverWatch Discussing Impacts to Water Quality

A discussion with Evan Dawson of WXXI about Phosphorus and its Impact on Water Quality

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