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“Bad actor.” Read Riverkeeper’s letter to DEC regarding CPV power plant permits

March 9, 2018 Via electronic mail Basil Seggos, Commissioner New York State Department of Environmental Conservation 625 Broadway, 14th Floor Albany, NY 12233-1010 Steve Flint, […] Learn More

How do we revive two polluted corners of New York Harbor? Here are 135 ways.

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Riverkeeper, Newtown Creek Alliance, Guardians of Flushing Bay and the global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will’s New York Studio have unveiled detailed plans to restore, revitalize and transform two of New York City’s most important, but often forgotten, waterfronts – Newtown Creek and Flushing Waterways. Learn More

Coast Guard’s Hudson River Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment Report (PAWSA) – ‘a welcome next step’

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The U.S. Coast Guard today issued its Hudson River Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment Report. According to the Coast Guard’s announcement, the key recommendations stemming […] Learn More

Upcoming Events

Rondout Creek Summit

March 22, 2018
Rondout Municipal Center, (Rosendale entrance on the west side) 1915 Lucas Avenue, Cottekill, NY 124191 map
When: March 22nd, 2018, 5:30 PM Where:  Rondout Municipal Center, 1915 Lucas Avenue, Cottekill, NY 12419 Register to join local community members and stakeholders to discuss recent […] Learn More Free Registration

Save the Date: 2018 Riverkeeper Sweep

May 5, 2018
100+ locations in the Hudson Valley and NYC
Join Riverkeeper, our partners, Sweep Leaders, and sponsors for the 7th Riverkeeper Sweep, our annual day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries. Learn More

Fishermen’s Ball 2018

Artwork by James Prosek.
May 16, 2018: 6:30PM to 10:30PM
On the Hudson, Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY map
For the 2018 Fishermen’s Ball we are proud to honor Patagonia as a Riverkeeper Big Fish for their bold corporate leadership in environmental activism, stewardship and sustainability practices. Learn More Purchase Tables/Tickets
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