March 24, 2017
: 6:30PM to 9:00PM
James V. Harmon Community Center, 44 Main St, Hastings-On-Hudson, NY 10706 map
Join the Hastings-on-Hudson Conservation Commission and filmmaker Jon Bowermaster for a screening of selected short films in his The Hudson: A River at Risk Series.
March 25, 2017
: 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Myron Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 map
Access to clean water is one of the most important environmental and social issues facing our communities. To support activists working on water protection issues, the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter Water Committee and the Cornell Law School Environmental Law Society are sponsoring a Water Law for Activists symposium. The purpose of the symposium is to bring together lawyers and activists working on water law issues in New York to learn from and network with each other. The conference will focus on best ways to support water advocates in our efforts. […]
March 27, 2017
: 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Brown's Revolution Hall, Troy, NY425 River Street, Troy, NY 12180 map
The Hudson River Watershed Alliance in partnership with Filmmaker Jon Bowermaster present a Film Screening and Panel Discussion: What We Can Do To Protect Our Water. The film screening will feature documentary filmmaker Jon Bowermaster’s River at Risk series on PCBs, anchorages and pipeline projects in the Hudson River followed by a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Kate Meierdiercks of Siena College with leaders, advocates and activists from throughout the Capital Region, including Elizabeth Moran of Environmental Advocates of New York, Nancy Heinzen of the Stormwater Coalition of Albany County, […]
March 28, 2017
: 5:30PM to 7:30PM
SUNY New Paltz Student Union Building, Multipurpose Room, 1 Hawk Dr, New Paltz, NY map
The Wallkill River Summit will bring together scientists, agencies, elected officials and the public to learn about the Wallkill River and what we can do to contribute to its restoration. The summit will cover topics including flooding, fishing, and the Pilgrim Pipelines with a focus on water quality.
March 29, 2017
50 Vassar Farm Lane Poughkeepsie, New York map
Join the Environmental Cooperative at Vassar Barns for a screening of Jon Bowermaster's Hudson River at Risk documentary series. The films will explore Hudson River PCBs, proposed anchorages, and the AIM and Pilgrim Pipeline projects.
March 29, 2017
: 12:00PM to 1:30PM
Blauvelt Coach Diner, 587 NY-303, Blauvelt, NY 10913 map
Join the Hudson River Watershed Alliance for their Lower Hudson Speaker Series featuring Gil Hawkins of the Hudson River Fishermen’s Association. Gil Hawkins is a longtime water advocate and current president of the Hudson River Fishermen’s Association. This is a free event, but lunch is not included. There is a $5 minimum food or drink purchase to support our host, the Blauvelt Coach Diner. Please register for this event here. If you have questions, contact Maureen Cunningham firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 31, 2017
: 5:30PM to 9:00PM
Main Gallery, The Arts Center of the Capital Region, 265 River Street, Troy, NY 12180 map
This exhibition explores Troy’s past and possible future as a river city in the Hudson Valley, bringing together historic photographs and aerial imagery that show Troy and its river through time. In addition, new maps, models and speculative scenarios by landscape architecture faculty and students at Cornell University will offer multiple visions for how Troy might remake itself by reclaiming its riverfront and re-imagining itself as a river city. The work has been done over three years in collaboration with Chico Christopher and TAP, Inc., with support from the New […]
April 1, 2017
: 10:00AM to 12:00PM
The Sanctuary for Independent Media, 3361 6th Avenue, North Troy, NY map
Do you need to spend more time outdoors? Do you care about the environment? Do you have a concern about water quality? Do you want to give back to your community? Do you have 2-3 hours per month to volunteer your time? Join the Rensselaer Land Trust’s Citizen Science Group! The Rensselaer Land Trust needs volunteers to join their Citizen Science Group to sample streams throughout the county for the presence of bacteria. Join the RLT for an information and training session to learn more about this opportunity. Call or […]
April 3, 2017
: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
The Grove School of Engineering-Steinman Hall, 160 Convent Ave, New York, NY 10031 map
Join the City College of New York Sustainability in the Urban Environment for a panel discussion on Permaculture and Urban Eco-System Design.
April 4, 2017
: 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St. Beacon
Join us for a forum on the risks of crude oil transport in the Hudson Valley and what you can do to help mitigate those risks.
Panel discussants include Steve Gold (for Assemblyman Frank Skartados AD104), Jeremy Cherson (Riverkeeper), Audrey Friedrichsen(Scenic Hudson), and Jennifer Metzger (Citizens for Local Power) Presented by Beacon Democratic Committee.