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Riverkeeper Files Lawsuit Challenging State’s Approval to Reactivate Danskammer Power Plant Without Required Environmental Review

… reactivation of the outdated and environmentally damaging Danskammer power plant in the Town of Newburgh. The petition filed in Albany Supreme Court seeks a preliminary halt to resumption of … Read More

Riverkeeper’s Annual Water Quality Report Finds Goal of Swimmable Hudson has not been Attained — Increased Regulations, Infrastructure Investment, Water Testing and Pollution Enforcement Needed

… weekly testing at public access points, to protect public health at swimming areas like these. In Newburgh, 58% of samples taken at the Newburgh boat launch failed to meet EPA guidelines for safe … Read More

Riverkeeper’s 11 Biggest Wins in 2011

… filters the water supply for 9 million New York City and Hudson Valley residents. Restored the Newburgh waterfront for Newburgh residents For years, Riverkeeper has pressured the Environmental … Read More

Riverkeeper’s Year on the Hudson, Part I: Testing the Water

Riverkeeper’s patrol boat wrapped up another season on the Hudson Friday, Dec. 2. It was one of … Read More

How Is the Water? A story of sewage contamination on the Hudson

… – 50%; Piermont Pier, Piermont – 50%; Tarrytown Marina, Tarrytown – 56%; Newburgh Launch Ramp, Newburgh – 50%; Kingston Wastewater Sewage Treatment Plant Outfall, … Read More

Riverkeeper Joins Hudson Valley Task Force

… Commission, these Listening Tour workshops were well-attended in Hudson, Kingston, Manhattan, Newburgh-New Windsor, Troy and Yonkers. The Task Forces have addressed these themes: Land Use, … Read More

Rvk Aerial Patrols: Taking to the Sky to Protect New York’s Waters

… and unusual activity. Earlier flights have found: a barge leaking oil into the Hudson near Newburgh, illegal discharges from a cement plant and quarry, bright yellow ponds of highly alkaline … Read More
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