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As part of the state’s ongoing response to address drinking water contamination in the Newburgh area, the Department of Health launched the comprehensive biomonitoring program in November 2016. The program offers free blood testing to Newburgh-area residents concerned about their past exposure to perfluorooctane sulfonic […] More
Join the Environmental Cooperative at Vassar Barns for a screening of Jon Bowermaster's Hudson River at Risk documentary series. The films will explore Hudson River PCBs, proposed anchorages, and the AIM and Pilgrim Pipeline projects. More
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Join DEC Lands and Forests Educator Erin Brady and Dr. Gary Lovett for a workshop on the invasive beetles that are killing our trees. More
Dave Strayer of the Cary Insitute will present a lecture on our planet's inland waters and the rich diversity of life that they support. More
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Sustainable Warwick proudly presents a Tribute to Phil Ochs, Friday, April 7th at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Rock Tavern, N.Y., 7 p.m. The evening’s concert will be hosted by Sonny Ochs of WIOX-Radio and will feature John Flynn, Brother Sun, and Emma’s Revolution. More
Bedford 2020's food-focused forum will engage attendees in local food’s many benefits and build awareness and support for farmers, the food system, and initiatives that increase food access for all and eliminate food waste. More
Join the Department of Environmental Protection for the Newtown Creek LTCP Public Meeting on February 21st at 6pm. In November 2016, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) kicked off the Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) for the Newtown Creek Watershed. The goal […] More
Save the date! NY-NJ HEP's next Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting will be March 9th from1 PM - 4 PM More
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Join Riverkeeper staff, volunteers, members, and partners at Industrial Arts Brewing Company from 5:30PM-8PM to learn more about our work in the Hudson Valley and start planning for the spring and summer ahead. More
This talk covers the Hudson from the point of view of one of its most dedicated followers, the late kayaker (and neuroscientist) Vladimir Brezina. More
Join Maija Niemisto to learn about the HudSONAR research project which uses biological acoustics for scientific research on the estuary. This talk will cover the basics of biological acoustics, will illustrate how this educational sailing vessel serves as an ideal host for scientific research and will discuss some of the recent HudSONAR findings on fish and zooplankton in the Hudson. More
New York State Senator Felder has reintroduced a bill (S362) to prevent New York City’s bag fee from going into effect on February 15. Similar laws around the country have significantly reduced the amount of single-use bags clogging storm drains, collecting in our waterways, filling landfills, and threatening aquatic life. Help defend this legislation and stand up for trash-free waterways. More
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