Posts Tagged ‘Dredging’

Environmental Groups Request a Meeting with EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson

Urge EPA to reject GE’s attempts to delay cleanup Riverkeeper, along with Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Natural Resources Defense Council and Scenic Hudson, have submitted a letter to EPA Administr… Read More

Tell the EPA to hold GE responsible for the full cleanup of the Hudson River

Over the course of 30 years, General Electric dumped more than 1.3 million pounds of dangerous toxic chemicals called PCBs into the Hudson River, one of the most important and cherished rivers in Nort… Read More

Environmental Groups Comment on Hudson River PCB Dredging Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contacts: Julia Church, Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, 845-265-8080, x 7112 or [email protected] Kate Slusark, NRDC, 212-727-4592 or [email protected] Tina Posterli, Riv… Read More

Environmental groups say “reasonable adjustments” will ensure PCB cleanup success

Environmental Groups to EPA: Reasonable Adjustments Will Ensure PCB Cleanup Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contacts: Andra Maguran, Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, 845-265-8080, x 7112 or [email protected] Kate Slusark, NRDC, 212-727-4592 or [email protected] Tina Posterli, R… Read More

Group: GE is silent on PCBs

Science–Not Corporate Interests–Should Guide Hudson River Cleanup, Say Environmental Groups

Hudson River Sloop Clearwater Natural Resources Defense Council Riverkeeper Scenic Hudson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 2, 2010 Contact: Jay Burgess, Scenic Hudson, 845 473 4440, Ext. 222; jburgess@s… Read More

Drilling, Dredging and New York’s Water

Leading Environmental Organizations Applaud Resumption of Hudson River PCB Dredging

For Immediate Release Contact: Rebecca Troutman 914-478-4501 x 241 POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – The three leading environmental advocacy organizations in the Hudson Valley—Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Ri… Read More

GE Hudson-PCB Dredging Update

July 24, 2009. Since the commencement of the dredging on May 15, over 57,000 cubic yards of river sediment have been removed from the Hudson River around Rogers Island in Fort Edward, NY, and in the e… Read More

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