Riverkeeper Blogs

The Public Service Commission will hold two more public hearings to allow comments on Danskammer LLC's proposal to install new generators powered by fracked gas, or diesel fuel. More
The Public Service Commission will hold two more public hearings to allow comments on Danskammer LLC's proposal to install new generators powered by fracked gas, or diesel fuel. More
Sierra Club New York City Group presents a webinar including speakers from Riverkeeper and the Hudson 7 about the impacts of Canadian hydropower and the proposed Champlain Hudson Power Express. More
building the ashokan reservoir book cover
Join the Hudson River Maritime Museum for a lecture on the history of the Ashokan Reservoir with Frank Almquist, a local historian and author of the new book "Building the Ashokan Reservoir". More
StellaBlues-benefit-horizontal-1877
Join us as our good friends from Stella Blue’s Band perform a live show featuring classic Grateful Dead tunes to benefit Riverkeeper. More
Wet+Land
ShoutOut Saugerties is presenting WET / LAND, an eco-art exhibit, weekends throughout September, at the historic Lamb House in Saugerties Village. The show brings attention to issues affecting the health of the Esopus Creek. More
Join Clearwater and Food & Water Watch on the river to oppose the proposed fracked gas Danskammer expansion north of Newburgh. More
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will be holding a comment gathering public meeting on the evening of July 29 in Tarrytown, NY. We urge members of the public to attend this hearing on Indian Point’s Post-Shutdown Decommissioning Activities Report (PSDAR), which describes the decommissioning plan and cost estimates. More
Join Riverkeeper's Jen Benson for a walking tour of Olana’s artist-designed landscape to learn the history of both the Hudson River, explore historical and current threats to the Hudson River, and learn about Riverkeeper's efforts to advocate for fishable and swimmable waters. Riverkeeper’s mission is to protect and restore the Hudson River from source to sea and safeguard drinking water supplies, through advocacy rooted in community partnerships, science and law. More
UCCRA image
In this FREE workshop, learn about the cause and effects of plastic pollution on our local water systems and what we can do to protect them from plastic pollution. More

Don't let New York State give up on New York City waters
Become a Member