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Army Corps of Engineers Storm Surge Barriers Public Meeting – Middletown, NJ

March 27, 2019: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church St., Middletown, NJ map
Join Riverkeeper at the upcoming public meetings to speak up for the health of the Hudson River Estuary! In the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHATS), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering several options for coastal storm protections in our region, and some of these options would have catastrophic consequences for the Hudson and New York Harbor. Specifically, storm surge barriers – giant ocean gates – would choke off tidal flow and the migration of fish – damaging the life of the Hudson River Estuary forever.

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Army Corps of Engineers Storm Surge Barriers Public Meeting – Poughkeepsie

April 3, 2019: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Hudson Valley Community Center, 110 Grand Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 map
Join Riverkeeper at the upcoming public meetings to speak up for the health of the Hudson River Estuary! In the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHATS), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering several options for coastal storm protections in our region, and some of these options would have catastrophic consequences for the Hudson and New York Harbor. Specifically, storm surge barriers – giant ocean gates – would choke off tidal flow and the migration of fish – damaging the life of the Hudson River Estuary forever.

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Army Corps of Engineers Storm Surge Barriers Public Meeting – Manhattan

April 9, 2019: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, 1 Bowling Green, New York, NY map
Join Riverkeeper at the upcoming public meetings to speak up for the health of the Hudson River Estuary! In the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHATS), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering several options for coastal storm protections in our region, and some of these options would have catastrophic consequences for the Hudson and New York Harbor. Specifically, storm surge barriers – giant ocean gates – would choke off tidal flow and the migration of fish – damaging the life of the Hudson River Estuary forever.

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Undamming the Hudson River – Film Screening

April 9, 2019: 5:30PM to 7:30PM
Brown’s Revolution Hall, 425 River Street, Troy, NY 12180 map
Join Riverkeeper for a screening of Undamming the Hudson River, a short documentary film by National Geographic filmmaker Jon Bowermaster showcasing Riverkeeper’s efforts to restore natural habitat by eliminating obsolete dams throughout the Hudson River Estuary. The screening will be followed by a discussion and Q&A with experts from Riverkeeper and local leaders from the City of Troy. Light refreshments will be served and there will be a cash bar.

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Army Corps of Engineers Storm Surge Barriers Public Meeting – Lyndhurst, NJ

April 11, 2019: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Meadowlands Environment Center, 2 DeKorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ map
Join Riverkeeper at the upcoming public meetings to speak up for the health of the Hudson River Estuary! In the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHATS), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering several options for coastal storm protections in our region, and some of these options would have catastrophic consequences for the Hudson and New York Harbor. Specifically, storm surge barriers – giant ocean gates – would choke off tidal flow and the migration of fish – damaging the life of the Hudson River Estuary forever.

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Army Corps of Engineers Storm Surge Barriers Public Meeting – Bronx

April 17, 2019: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Hostos Community College, D Building/Savoy Manor Building, 120 East 149th St., 2nd Floor, Bronx, NY map
Join Riverkeeper at the upcoming public meetings to speak up for the health of the Hudson River Estuary! In the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHATS), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering several options for coastal storm protections in our region, and some of these options would have catastrophic consequences for the Hudson and New York Harbor. Specifically, storm surge barriers – giant ocean gates – would choke off tidal flow and the migration of fish – damaging the life of the Hudson River Estuary forever.

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Riverkeeper Documentary Film Screening and Q&A in Ossining

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April 18, 2019: 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Sing Sing Kill Brewery, 75-77 Spring Street, Ossining, New York 10562 map
Join Riverkeeper, The Ossining Documentary & Discussion Series, and Sing Sing Kill Brewery for a special film screening and Q&A about the Hudson River Valley’s water and learn how Riverkeeper is working to protect it. This will also be an opportunity to try THE KEEPER AND THE KILL a new beer brewed by Sing Sing Kill Brewery in collaboration with Riverkeeper.

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8th annual Riverkeeper Sweep

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May 4, 2019
100+ Locations from Brooklyn to the Adirondacks
Save the date for the 8th Riverkeeper Sweep, our annual day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries! Since the inception of the Riverkeeper Sweep in 2011, 12,000 volunteers have removed 228 tons of debris, planted 2,228 trees and native grasses, and tons of invasive species.

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Riverkeeper’s Fishermen’s Ball, honoring Debbie Harry

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May 8, 2019: 6:30PM to 10:30PM
The Lighthouse, Pier 61, New York City map
Join us as we celebrate A Living River at Riverkeeper's Annual Fishermen's Ball. Honoring Debbie Harry and Pace Environmental Law.

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