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Action urged on ‘bomb trains’

Green Groups press for $100 million state Oil Spill Fund

Environmentalists play ‘Whac-A-Mole’ to stall crude-by-rail projects

Upcoming Events

Riverkeeper Presentation – Crude Oil Transportation in the Hudson Valley

Kingston Derailment
Kingston derailment Photo Chad Gomes
April 2, 2015: 5:30PM to 7:00PM
Vassar College Aula room 16, Poughkeepsie map
Join Riverkeeper’s Jeremy Cherson, Riverkeeper Fellow for a presentation about the risks of crude oil transportation in the Hudson Valley on April 2, 2015. This presentation is made possible by our sponsors the Casperkill Watershed Alliance and Vassar College Sustainability. Learn More

Ambassador 101 Webinar: Become a Riverkeeper Super-Volunteer

April 8, 2015: 7:00PM to 7:45PM
Webinar
Would you like to be one of our super-volunteers, taking Riverkeeper’s mission and education to new places? Our team will present a webinar, “Riverkeeper Ambassador 101” Wednesday, April 8 between 7:00-7:45pm to show you how. This follows up on our inaugural Ambassador Workshops that trained 61 Ambassadors in Albany, Esopus, Beacon, Ossining and Manhattan over the winter. Learn More RSVP

Beacon Sloop Club Lecture Series: Crude Oil Transport on the Hudson River

April 9, 2015: 7:00PM to 8:30PM
Beacon Sloop Club, 2 Red Flynn Drive, Beacon map
Join Riverkeeper’s Jeremy Cherson, Riverkeeper Fellow for a presentation about the risks of crude oil transportation in the Hudson Valley on April 9, 2015 at 7:00pm. This presentation is made possible by our partners at the Beacon Sloop Club as part of their Environmental lecture series. Learn More