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This conference will catalyze much-needed action, by exploring the role of faith-based organizations in confronting the climate crisis. More
Aerial view from a helicopter of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan New York.
Aerial view from a helicopter of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan New York.
Join this free, two day, online panel discussion on A Sustainable Vision for Rikers Island. More
Aerial view from a helicopter of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan New York.
Aerial view from a helicopter of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan New York.
Join this free, two day, online panel discussion on A Sustainable Vision for Rikers Island. More
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Join The Guardians of Flushing Bay, Riverkeeper, and SingleCut for a special free virtual documentary screening and discussion of, The Iron Triangle: Willets Point and the Remaking of New York about Queens’ Willets Point and related local organizing efforts in the Flushing Bay watershed. The screening will kick off with a tasting and toast of two of SingleCut’s beers, Softly Spoken Magic Spells and Weird & Gilly DDH IPA facilitated by General Manager, Dan Bronson. More
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This conversation with Cary President Joshua Ginsberg, they will explore the role of biodiversity in infectious disease spillovers. More
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For our August Water Session, Newburgh Clean Water Project is brining in allies at EARTHJUSTICE and Riverkeeper for some real talk about what's going on on the legal front and what each of us can do to advocate more effectively and powerfully for full clean up of our water. More
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold an online meeting with the public to discuss the NRC’s 2019 safety assessment of Indian Point, Units 2 and 3; the proposed license transfer of the plant for decommissioning; and the Expert Evaluation team’s report on the 42-inch Algonquin Incremental Market (AIM) natural gas pipeline near the plant. More
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Learn more about George's work leading the dam removal effort and how you can join the dam movement at this live, Q&A. More
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Join Scenic Hudson & others for the second webinar of a 3-part series tracking the toxic journey of fracked gas from Pennsylvania well fields to the proposed new Danskammer plant in the Town of Newburgh. Hear experts and community members speak about how fracked gas contributes to the climate crisis, harms human and environmental health and exploits communities. More
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Join Oceanic Global's NYC Hub for a film screening and discussion surrounding the health of NYC waterways. More

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