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Join Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson, and Green Beacon for an overview of EPA's results from their 5-year review of the PCB cleanup and learn how you can stand up for a healthy Hudson River. More
STRAWS had its WORLD Film Festival Premiere APRIL 2017 at the Sonoma International Film Festival. Click here to see upcoming events. STRAWS is a powerful documentary film about straws and other plastic pollution in oceans. The film entertains and inspires action. It illustrates how individuals, groups […] More
Hosted by the Queens Museum, Our Water, Ourselves is presented in conjunction with, Commonwealth: Water For All, an exhibition that was mounted earlier this year, featuring printed matter related to water preservation efforts including the NoDAPL movement. A panel discussion and risograph printmaking workshop, this […] More
Join Religious Organizations Along the River in exploring sources of hope that will empower in the struggle for a sustainable human presence on Earth. More
Join the Gowanus Canal Conservancy and Newtown Creek Alliance for storm drain stenciling projects in Brooklyn and Long Island City on Saturday, July 15 as part of City of Water Day. More
Storm Drain Stenciling GCC
Volunteers with the Gowanus Canal Conservancy with a stenciled storm drain in Brooklyn. (Photo credit: Gowanus Canal Conservancy, 2017)
To reduce the amount of trash and other undesirable material entering our waterways, Riverkeeper is working with the Gowanus Canal Conservancy, Newtown Creek Alliance, SWIM Coalition, and New York City Soil and Water Conservation District to stencil storm drains around Newtown Creek and the Gowanus Canal. More
Sustainable Westchester, and Westchester Power are sponsoring a series on the issue of carbon taxes. Join them at one of three events to learn more. More
Sustainable Westchester, and Westchester Power are sponsoring a series on the issue of carbon taxes. With climate policy currently in question at the federal level, several states, including New York, are considering carbon tax proposals at the state level. A panel of thought leaders will answer questions. More
Earl Ferguon tallying cleanup results at Scenic Hudson Park in Irvington. Photo credit: Kristie Nilsson
During the 2016 and Riverkeeper Sweep, we worked with a handful of cleanup sites to gather comprehensive data check out our results here. More
Each month, Rebecca Martin and Larry Grenadier perform at Stockade Guitars in Kingston, New York. Each month, all proceeds are donated to a local charity, and in June, Riverkeeper’s water quality program was selected as the beneficiary. More
Join the Catskills Mountainkeeper for a special free screening of Gasland Part 2 at 6:30pm on June 14 at the Mountain Top Library. More
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As part of our commitment to conduct informational sessions on environmental topics of relevance to municipalities in Westchester County, Sustainable Westchester and Westchester Power are sponsoring a series on the issue of carbon taxes. Our first session will take place on Thursday, June 29 from […] More
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