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Recently, Kings County Brewers Collective, The Ginger Man, Hopsteiner, and Riverkeeper came together to brew Robot Fish #15 — a single malt, single hop IPA — to help raise awareness of the plight of New York City's waterways and the Hudson River. More
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A coordinated community response, supported by Riverkeeper, has given the public a seat at the table. This victory speaks to the public’s love for the Hudson and the willingness of municipalities to fight for it. Find out about ways to get involved in protecting the […] More
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Join the Riverkeeper Young Advocates Council for a happy hour at the Ginger Man (11 East 36th Street, NYC, 10016 - map) to learn about our work and how you can get involved. Attendees will also have the chance to try new small-batch beer brewed specially for Riverkeeper in partnership The Ginger Man - New York City, and Kings County Brewers Collective (KCBC). More
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Join us at the Newburgh Brewing Company for a special film screening and panel discussion about the Hudson Valley’s water and learn how Riverkeeper is working to protect it. More
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Join Riverkeeper and the Village of Castleton for a screening of Jon Bowermaster's new short film, Source to Sea about Riverkeeper's water quality monitoring program. More
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Save the date for the 8th Riverkeeper Sweep, our annual day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries! Since the inception of the Riverkeeper Sweep in 2011, 12,000 volunteers have removed 228 tons of debris, planted 2,228 trees and native grasses, and tons of invasive species. More
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Amtrak has proposed new fencing and locked gates at crossings along the Empire Corridor South between Rhinecliff and Stuyvesant. Eventually, it plans to construct similar barriers between Rensselaer and Poughkeepsie. Amtrak’s project would eliminate public access to the Hudson River at places where people have launched […] More
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Join the Ossining Documentary and Discussion Series for a screening of Plastic Paradise. The film explores the fact that every single piece of plastic that has ever been created since the 19th century is still somewhere on earth, and if it never goes away, where […] More
Join Riverkeeper and our partners at the SWIM Coalition for the only city-wide meeting of the year discussing sewage and stormwater overflow (Combined Sewage Overflow-CSO) plans. More
In response to the Army Corps proposed NYNJHATS Study, New York City Council Member Constantinides has introduced a resolution (Res. No. 509) calling for the study to consider sea level rise in addition to storm surge. More
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Join the city of Kingston for the High Water Festival, a family-friendly event with activities and exhibits about the city's progress in revitalizing the waterfront and reducing its vulnerability to flooding caused by sea-level rise and extreme storms. More
Join Riverkeeper as we celebrate the 2018 Riverkeeper Water Quality sampling season and the volunteers who participated downriver on the Hudson to make it all happen. More

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