Please patronize our sponsors. Ads with links are clickable.

bar_eleg.gif (11170 bytes)

Photos by Fritz Rethage    April 30, 2004    All Rights Reserved

Great Falls
Paterson, New Jersey


falls2_01.jpg (66165 bytes)

falls2_02.jpg (97051 bytes)

falls2_72.jpg (76416 bytes)

falls2_74.jpg (73168 bytes)

There was an attempt during the week to divert the Paterson Great Falls for a 2004 Arbor Day clean-up.  The photos above reflect the progress as of April 30, 2004. May 5th photo was the best attempt.  The Falls began to return on May 6th.  Another attempt may be made during a drought.

bfalls_31.jpg (79734 bytes)
May 5, 2004

bfalls_40.jpg (71424 bytes)
May 6, 2004

####

bar_eleg.gif (11170 bytes)

Paterson Great Falls
[Great Falls Background] [General Photos] [Arbor Day 2004]
[Tour around top of Great Falls] [Tour of Hydroelectric plant]
[Frozen Great Falls 2004]

Paterson Great Falls Movies
Paterson Great Falls: 500k [Close] [Medium] [Long] [River]
Dam at the top 600k    Crest of Great Falls Major 700k
Frozen in 2004  Great Falls-Major 900k       Great Falls-Minor 400k

########

Passaic River
   Background info [Passaic River/Dundee Dam]
Photos: Frozen Dundee Lake & Passaic River      Panoramic at Dundee Dam

Passaic River Movies
Dundee Dam: 500k [Top] [Flow] [River]
Frozen in 2004 Panoramic at Dundee Dam 2 meg
      Dundee Dam 300k


#######
Other Contacts

New Jersey Department of Enviromental Protection
Watershed Management Area 4   PDF of work in Area 4
American Rivers
American Rivers, 202-347-7550
Paterson Great Falls
www.passaicriver.com
www.waterfallsguide.com
Hackensack Riverkeeper, 201-692-8440,  www.hackensackriverkeeper.org 
NY/NJ Baykeeper, 732-291-0176,  www.nynjbaykeeper.org 
New Jersey Audubon Society, 908-766-5787, http://www.njaudubon.org/ 


#####
www.patersonhistory.com
www.rt23.com/history/Paterson_NJ-silk_city.shtml
www.passaiccountynj.org
City of Paterson
Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission
#####


Please patronize our sponsors. Ads with links are clickable.

bar_eleg.gif (11170 bytes)


  Photo Features 
George Washington Bridge
[Index]
Paterson Great Falls [General Photos][Background info][Hydroelectric plant]
Secaucus Junction
Grand Opening  [Index]
Mail Factory Migrates To Teterboro [ Sneak preview][Ribbon cutting]
"The Wright Stuff"100 Years of Aviation [Index]





Please patronize our sponsors. Ads with links are clickable.

bar_eleg.gif (11170 bytes)

regional news, information and features
  LOGO.GIF (7473 bytes)
[Advertising Information]  [Policy Statement]      MAIL.GIF (4196 bytes)   [E-mail: Webmaster]      
   Please report broken links.  Submissions welcome.  Site established 1998.   1998-2008.  All Rights Reserved
Premission required for any commercial reproduction of photographs used herein.
Site developed and maintained by [The Iron Horse Advertising & Marketing Co. Inc.]
####