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2015 Victories for the Hudson and Your Drinking Water

… City, noticing two industrial operators near Albany. Mobilizing advocates on Mohawk, Wallkill and Flushing Bay. Riverkeeper’s reach grew in 2015, extending further into two Hudson River … Read More

Riverkeeper at Carnegie Council: ‘Global Warming: Environmental Ethics and Its Practice’

… us every May. They demand more of us than we can give. I have a woman who is our lead advocate in Flushing Bay in the borough of Queens. She is a dragon boater. She and her fellow dragon boaters … Read More

5th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep: Sign up now for one of 100+ cleanups, from NYC to Albany

… (Registration Closed) QUEENS Astoria Park Shoreline Cleanup by Land Jennifer’s Annual Flushing Bay Shoreline Cleanup Powell’s Cove Park Coastal Wetlands Cleanup Newtown Creek … Read More

This is What Happens When it Rains

… BASIN: CSO Advisory until 10/01/2015 7:00 AM BRONX RIVER: CSO Advisory until 9/30/2015 6:00 PM FLUSHING BAY: CSO Advisory until 9/30/2015 6:00 PM FLUSHING CREEK: CSO Advisory until 10/01/2015 … Read More

Campaign Highlights Three Ways Homeowners Can Protect Water Quality

… families or tenants should also ensure their systems function properly by conserving water and flushing nothing but toilet paper. Household chemicals and even personal or baby wipes labeled … Read More

On patrol: Osprey move on, Cormorants move in

… south from Ossining check the Tappan Zee Bridge construction site and investigate a case in Flushing Bay. This time, Cormorants were sitting in the nest – something that would never happen … Read More

Bright Green Algae on Wallkill May be Harmful

… change, if summer droughts drain freshwater from the system, reducing the system’s self-flushing ability. Read More

On patrol: Catch of the day, East River

Patrolled from Erie Basin to Newtown Creek and then Flushing Bay today. More about the patrol another time. On the way back to Ossining found a giant … Read More

Results of Hudson River water quality tests highlight risk to swimmers from failure to adequately invest in clean water

… A section outlining what individuals can do to help reduce pollution. Tips include avoiding flushing anything but toilet paper to avoid clogging sewers and causing overflows; and scheduling … Read More

Hearing on Proposal For Swimmable NYC Waters

… the Hudson River (south of the Bronx), Harlem River, Bronx River (tidal portion), East River, Flushing Bay, Newtown Creek, Gowanus Canal, Jamaica Bay tributaries, Kill van Kull, and Arthur Kill … Read More
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