Posts Tagged ‘sewage’

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New Riverkeeper report slams Hudson sewage contamination

Riverkeeper Report Tells of Variable Sewage Contamination Levels in Hudson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, tposterli@riverkeeper.org, 914-478-4501 x239 Calls on New York State to Increase Enforcement and Update Recreational Water Quality Standards Ossining, NY … Read More

Waterkeeper Groups Issue Call for Awareness about Sewage Contamination in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, Hudson Riverkeeper: 516-526-9371, tposterli@riverkeeper.org Debbie Mans, NY/NJ Baykeeper: 973-641-4565, debbie@nynjbaykeeper.org Captain Bill Sheehan, Ha… Read More

Sandy Environmental Toll: Polluted Rivers, Lost Seabirds

Toxic Brew of Chemicals Abound in Wake of Superstorm Sandy

Sewage goes into Hudson from Yonkers, NY plants

Hurricane Sandy Spills Sewage, Triggers Toxic Troubles

Sandy’s Devastating Impact to Hudson River Includes Widespread Toxic Spills

Riverkeeper urges citizens to avoid flooded areas, document and report pollution related to storm surge Ossining, NY — October 30, 2012 – Riverkeeper mourns the loss of life from Superstorm Sandy,… Read More

Liquid Assets

The U.S. water infrastructure is ageing, as evidenced by the 240,000 water main breaks each year. Learn what needs to be done to maintain our essential infrastructure systems of water, wastewater and … Read More