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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.’s historic 33-year run with Riverkeeper comes to a close

RFK, Jr.'s historic 33-year run with Riverkeeper comes to a close
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
On March 10, 2017, after 33 years of transformational leadership on the Riverkeeper staff and board, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. notified our chairman, Joseph L. Boren, that he is ending his historic run with our group. The board and staff of Riverkeeper join together in wishing Bobby the very best, and thanking him deeply for his unparalleled contribution to our organization. Here is Bobby and Joe’s exchange, which illustrates just how much Bobby’s hard work, thoughtful guidance and endless inspiration have meant to Riverkeeper: To: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. From: […]

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On patrol: Hudson River at Waterford

The view from our patrol boat, last night and this morning as we departed southbound from Waterford. The changing weather is on dramatic display over the Hudson. Sunset, on a blustery Sunday evening. Early this morning.

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On patrol: Fog on the Mohawk

Fog on the Mohawk River earlier this morning. Beautiful. Almost all signs of human development scrubbed away. Low visibility.

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Captain Emma’s blog: Water sampling patrol from Ossining to Brooklyn

Riverkeeper intern, sailing instructor, Captain, and Hudson River resident Emma Garschagen writes about her experiences at the helm of our patrol boat, the R. Ian Fletcher, in her blog Waterbased. Read and subscribe to her blog and follow her on Instagram @captain__emma. Here is an excerpt from her post, Riverkeeper Boat Log: Water Sampling Patrol from Ossining to Brooklyn. Piloting the Fletcher through New York Harbor reminded me of its how beauty and chaotic energy demand a captain’s unwavering attention. If you turn away to watch a seagull or snap […]

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. on the environment, the election, and a ‘dangerous’ Donald Trump

Ernest Tollerson and Maria Castaneda join Riverkeeper Board of Directors

Riverkeeper, New York’s clean water advocate, has appointed two new Directors to its Board: Maria Castaneda and Ernest Tollerson.

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1199SEIU Secretary Treasurer Maria Castaneda Joins Riverkeeper’s Board of Directors

Riverkeeper, New York’s clean water advocate, announced that Maria Castaneda, Secretary Treasurer of 1199SEIU has been appointed to its Board of Directors.

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CoastLine: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. on the Origin of CAFOs, Environmental Justice

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