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Earth Day NY

April 22, 2014: 3:00PM to 6:00PM
Union Square, NYC
Riverkeeper Staff Attorney Sean Dixon will be among the speakers at the Earth Day NY event in Union Square. He will discuss Riverkeeper's Close Indian Point campaign, and our efforts to protect the Hudson River and New York State communities from the new "virtual pipeline" of crude oil being transported by train, river barge and ship. Learn More

2014 Waterfront Conference: Rebuilding Our Waterfront

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April 24, 2014: 9:00AM to 2:00PM
Hornblower Infinity, Hudson River Park Pier 40, 353 West Street map
Riverkeeper Hudson River Program Director Phillip Musegaas will be among the panelists at the 2014 Waterfront Conference: Rebuilding Our Waterfront. Learn More Buy Tickets

How’s the Water in the Wallkill River?

April 24, 2014: 7:30PM to 8:30PM
Town Hall, 1 Veterans Drive, New Paltz, NY map
Riverkeeper will present information about our ongoing citizen science project to test and report water quality in the Wallkill River, to a joint meeting of the Village and Town of New Paltz. The presentation will focus on results in the New Paltz area. Learn More

Riverkeeper’s Annual Fishermen’s Ball

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April 29, 2014: 6:30PM to 10:00PM
Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY map
Join us at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers on the Hudson on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Riverkeeper is pleased to honor Chelsea Clinton and SolarCity. Learn More Ticket Info and Purchase

A Day at the Beach: Mamaroneck Water Quality Forum

May 3, 2014: 1:30PM to 3:30PM
Mamaroneck Library, 136 Prospect Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY 10543 map
What's really in our water? How can we keep it clean? Join Riverkeeper and a panel of speakers for "A Day at the Beach: The Mamaroneck Water Quality Forum." Riverkeeper Water Quality Advocate Tracy Brown will speak on "How can citizen action get results?" Learn More

Crude Oil in Newburgh: ‘Virtual Pipeline’ – Real Risks

May 5, 2014: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Newburgh Board of Education Auditorium Newburgh Free Library 124 Grand Street Newburgh, NY 12550 map
Scenic Hudson and Riverkeeper will present information about the rise in Hudson Valley crude oil transportation by rail, barge and ship – which Global Partners LP is calling “virtual pipeline.” Learn More

2014 Riverkeeper Sweep

Riverkeeper Sweep
May 10, 2014
Throughout the Hudson Valley
The 2014 Riverkeeper Sweep, our third annual day of service for the Hudson River, will take place on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Learn More

Sweep to Your Brewery

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May 10, 2014: 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Throughout the Hudson Valley and NYC
For the second year, Riverkeeper is partnering with Hudson Valley and New York City breweries to offer Sweep volunteers a place to gather and a beverage on the house. Learn More

RESCHEDULED: Arguments on Factory Farms in NY Supreme Court

May 16, 2014: 11:00AM to 12:00PM
Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street Troy, NY 12180 map
Riverkeeper and Earthjustice will be in New York State Supreme Court challenging New York State's proposed deregulation of medium-sized factory dairy farms known as consolidated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs. Learn More