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The Hudson River isn’t as gross as you think: What a huge oyster says about the quality of NYC water

Algonquin gas pipeline opponents lose legal challenge, may appeal

A Beach for Manhattan

NYS DEC denies CPV fracked-gas plant an Air Quality Permit, effectively shutting down the plant

OSSINING, NY — New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation has denied the renewal of the Air Quality Permit for the Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) fracked-gas power plant located in the Town of Wawayanda in Orange County. Denial of the permit renewal effectively shuts down the plant that has been fiercely opposed by regional and statewide organizations for its devastating environmental impacts. The announcement by DEC comes after years of tireless work by community organizations to stop the plant’s operation. Riverkeeper continues to support and work with Protect Orange County, […]

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In New York City, a Bold Urban Plan Seeks to Revitalize Miles of Shoreline

Locals make changes to reduce waterway plastic pollution

Storms wash sewage, and much more, into rivers

Earth Matters: A Death Threat for the Hudson River

Environmental Groups Attack Proposal to Separate Hudson River from Atlantic

Illegal dumping identified at 27 mid-Hudson Valley sites

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