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On Newtown Creek, ‘a statement of faith’ in restoring a waterway

… p.m. October 25, 2002 – Captain John Lipscomb first took Riverkeeper’s patrol boat into Newtown Creek, the tidal tributary that separates Brooklyn and Queens. The patrol log records what … Read More

Gowanus Canal and Newtown Creek: A Tale of Two Superfunds

On 10th anniversary of cleanup efforts, progress lags on Newtown Creek; more community voices are needed in Brooklyn and Queens. New York City’s two most … Read More

Newtown Creek Alliance Field Day Friday

Join NCA for their regular open house event at the Kingsland Wildflowers green roof. A great … Read More

On Newtown Creek: Creating havens for marine life on a sheet-pile shoreline

Riverkeeper is teaming up with Newtown Creek Alliance, Billion Oyster Project and design firm SITU on an experiment: Installing … Read More

Tidal Toast: A Newtown Creek Celebration

Since 2002 the Newtown Creek Alliance (NCA) has been the voice of Newtown Creek; working with industry, agencies, … Read More

Why Brooklyn’s Newtown Creek superfund site is still there – and still dirty

Newtown Creek Habitat Structure Build Day

… is a pilot project that seeks to find one of many solutions that could be implemented throughout Newtown Creek and other waters throughout the city and the country. As part of our “visioning” … Read More

On Newtown Creek, creating a foothold for the natural world

… been thinking big, and far into the future, with partners working to restore the badly polluted Newtown Creek, which forms the border of Brooklyn and Queens. Now we’re excited to be part of … Read More

Spotting Signs Of Life On The Poisoned Waters Of Newtown Creek

135 Ways to Restore Newtown Creek and the Waters of Flushing

Tell Gov. Hochul to block invasive species at the Erie and Champlain canals
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