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With Inflation Reduction Act, Senate takes historic step to confront climate crisis: Riverkeeper statement

The legislation is critical to ensuring U.S. climate policy gets back on track. Learn More

Environmental groups laud House of Representatives’ passage of historic legislation to protect New York-New Jersey Watershed

A broad coalition of environmental organizations today congratulated US Representative Paul Tonko (D-NY) and New York and New Jersey’s delegations in the House of Representatives for passing the New York-New Jersey Watershed Protection Act. The legislation was included in the House version of the National Defense Authorization Act and must now be considered by the US Senate. Learn More

Riverkeeper responds to irresponsible Supreme Court climate ruling

While the federal government faces new constraints, action at the state level becomes ever more critical. We will continue to fight fossil fuel development and transmission, especially where it impacts our waters and the people and ecosystems that depend on them. Learn More

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Danskammer Point: Exploring its Past, Reimagining its Future

August 11, 2022: 6:45PM to 7:30PM
Newburgh Free Library 124 Grand Street Newburgh NY , 12550 map
Join Scenic Hudson to discuss Danskammer Energy’s proposed fracked gas power plant in the Town of Newburgh — located on a site full of historic significance. Learn More

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