Re: [gardeners] Winter storm in Rochester

Virginia Prinns (
Sat, 23 Jan 1999 05:14:16 -0800


It is the roadsalt that they don't want to dump into Lake Ontario.  
Drinking water/habitat/etc and all that.  In the east snowless roads are 
the rule.  Therefore a mixture of sand & salt are spread after ploughing.
Cheers  Ginny in Prince George BC, where chains are oft heard