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Riverkeeper mourns the passing of a giant — founder Bob Boyle

Bob Boyle and the Hudson Valley

The Riverkeeper family is saddened by the recent loss of Robert H. Boyle, who was instrumental in the founding of the Hudson River Fishermen’s Association — Riverkeeper’s predecessor — 51 years ago. Learn More

Results are in from 6th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep: 26 tons of trash cleared from 102 shoreline locations, NYC to Adirondacks

Contact: Leah Rae, Riverkeeper lrae@riverkeeper.org, (914) 478-4501 ext. 238 Ossining, N.Y. – The results are in: 1,765 volunteers hauled 26 tons of trash, tires, assorted […] Learn More

Andy Cohen, Grace Potter, Chuck Close and hundreds of New Yorkers from Albany to Wall Street to attend Riverkeeper Fishermen’s Ball

Riverkeeper, New York’s Clean Water Advocate, will host its annual Fishermen’s Ball on May 17 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers. The Ball will celebrate an historic year of clean water wins throughout New York State and raise critical funds for Riverkeeper Learn More

Upcoming Events

Newtown Creek Community Visioning Workshop

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June 3, 2017: 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Kingsland Wildflowers, 520 Kingsland Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222 map
Join Riverkeeper and Newtown Creek Alliance for a visioning session where you can share your thoughts on remediation, restoration, recreation, and resilience, gain vital information about the state of the Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) and Superfund, and contribute to the vision plan for the creek. Learn More Register here!
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