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Riverkeeper sues feds over new oil train rules

Riverkeeper applauds DEC’s Global Co. tar sands decision

Riverkeeper bolsters core programs with new directors, launches program to address challenges to region’s watersheds

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Cliff Weathers, cweathers@riverkeeper.org NY’s clean water advocate announces hirings of John Parker and Chris Len; names Kate Hudson to direct new initiative Ossining, NY – Riverkeeper has added staff to key leadership positions to bolster its mission to defend the Hudson River and protect the drinking water supply of 9 million New York City and Hudson Valley residents. Two director positions for Riverkeeper’s core programs, Watershed and Hudson River, were filled, and a much needed program, Cross Watershed Initiatives, was created and its director named. John […] Learn More

New York State Reverses Decision, Requires Full Environmental Review of Tar Sands-by-Rail Facility

DEC Stalled Proposed Expansion by Global Partners at Port of Albany

Over 600 Pounds of Garbage Cleaned Up

DEC Rescinds Negative Declaration for Global Permit; Calls For Full Environmental Impact Study

Crude oil project on back burner

NY to require further review of crude oil facility at port

MAP: How to safely enjoy the Hudson River