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Take A Virtual Boat Ride Through Hell

Since 2002, Riverkeeper has been engaged in pollution enforcement and litigation on Newtown Creek, most notably against ExxonMobil, to ensure that it is once again clean waterway. … Read More

Harbor School students on patrol

On 3-27 and 3-29-07 we patrolled Newtown Creek with students from the Harbor School. Sabrina Wells from Riverkeeper described the … Read More

Launch Day 2007

… systems and swelling up the planking took a week.Our first working day was the 26th on Newtown Creek. Read More

Water Quality Monitoring Study 2006

… of the Saw Mill River, at the Yonkers sewer plant discharge, in the Harlem and East Rivers, in Newtown Creek at two locations and at the Battery. This pilot sampling program began during the … Read More

Large Styrofoam Blocks found in lower estuary

Patrolled Nyack to Newtown Creek. En-route to Newtown Creek found approximately one hundred and fifty 12″ … Read More

Beauty and the Beast

Swan at Newtown Creek sewage treatment plant. Finding more sewage and trash from Combined Sewer … Read More

Riverkeeper Boat Log for May 2006

… This one on the shoreline just north of Catskill. Gross sewage, oil and trash sludge on Newtown Creek. Read More

New York expands drinking water protections for millions

Last week, New York’s leaders did more to protect the Empire State’s rivers and drinking water … Read More

Fish larvae sampling near Indian Point

Santiago Salinas from SUNY Stony Brook and his helper for the day, Jin Gao, with their larvae … Read More

Tell Gov. Hochul to block invasive species at the Erie and Champlain canals
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