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Indian Point June 2014
Photo: Leah Rae / Riverkeeper
New York State and Entergy have reached an agreement for the shutdown of the two aging nuclear reactors at the Indian Point Energy Center by 2021. More
Late yesterday, the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation released its independent report on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s review of the cleanup of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) contamination in the Hudson River. More
Breweries, kayak outfitters and other small businesses that rely on high quality water sign letter urging Gov. Cuomo to invest in clean water programs. More
NYLCVEF will host a forum on the topic of green infrastructure in the Capital Region. The forum will feature two panel discussions of policymakers and green infrastructure experts, including representatives from the Capital District Regional Planning Commission, Cornell University’s New York State Water Resources Institute, Riverkeeper's Dan Shapley. More
Riverkeeper 2017 Fishermen's Ball Save the Date
Honoring Alec Baldwin and Hosted by Andy Cohen. The Fishermen’s Ball honors individuals and organizations whose commitment to environmental protection serves as an inspiration to our work. Every year in May, we celebrate Riverkeeper’s achievements with hundreds of our friends and members, celebrities, environmental activists, and philanthropists in one of New York’s iconic social events. More
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Yonkers Mayor Spano, local elected officials, Hudson River Waterfront Alliance members and Hudson River advocacy groups - Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson, Historic Hudson River Towns -- gather at Yonkers waterfront to announce findings regarding proposal of additional barge anchorages (Photo Credit: Maurice Mercado)
Findings Conclude Barge Industry Has Not Provided Sufficient Justification for Additional Barges and Proposal Should Not Be Entitled to a “Categorical Exclusion” from Environmental Review under National Environmental Policy Act More
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This presentation will highlight examples of how communities and individuals are starting to reconnect these streams by improving culverts and removing unnecessary dams. Come discuss how you can get involved! More
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Blueprint Denim, specializing in denim washes, is holding a two-day sale event, BPD Expo 4.0. They want to do their part to help the Hudson. Please join us in SoHo for some fun and fashion, and help them help Riverkeeper. More
Orange County Soil and Water is hosting another tree planting on Saturday, October 22nd from 9am to 1pm in Middletown, NY. The site is across from the Maple Hill Elementary School on Cty Rd 78. More
Riverkeeper urges those who may have consumed contaminated City of Newburgh drinking water to attend an important community meeting on October 25 at 7 p.m. and demand that the state Department of Health provide blood testing for all exposed residents. More
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Please join us for a screening of the film, “Racing Extinction” followed by a conversation with Hudson Riverkeeper, Paul Gallay. Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment, Oscar winner Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists intent on showing the world never-before-seen images that expose […] More
Join the Coastal Preservation Network to clean up the MacNeil Park beach More
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