Posts Tagged ‘Environmental Protection Agency’

Willful failure: The Trump administration hits a new low on environmental enforcement

As New York recommits to clean water, EPA blindly pursues the president’s destructive deregulatory agenda.   Donald Trump once claimed to be “a very big person when it comes to the environmen… Read More

Groups File Notice of Intent to Sue EPA for Failure to Protect Beachgoers from Water Pollution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press contact: Sean Dixon, Clean Ocean Action 732-872-0111, [email protected] Tina Posterli, Riverkeeper 516-526-9371, [email protected] Matt King, Heal th… Read More

Groups Urge Investigation of EPA Actions in Texas Water Contamination Case

For Immediate Release: February 11, 2013 CONTACT: Don Carr at Environmental Working Group, 202-667-6982, [email protected] Alan Septoff at Earthworks, 202-887-1872 x105, [email protected] John A… Read More

GE PCB Cleanup Forum

Riverkeeper commends inclusion of CSOs in Gowanus cleanup plan

Simple Answers to Common Questions about the Gowanus Canal Cleanup

It took nearly 150 years of neglect for the Gowanus Canal to earn the distinction as one of the nation’s most extensively polluted waterways. It will take years of complicated effort to clean it… Read More

Riverkeeper Submits Letter in Support of EPA’s Determination that the Lower Esopus Is Impaired

Riverkeeper Thanks Members for Their Broad Support White Plains, NY – October 11, 2012 – In its ongoing efforts with fellow stakeholders to protect and promote the restoration of the Lower Esopus … Read More

EPA Takes Action on the Lower Esopus in Response to Riverkeeper’s Petition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x 239, [email protected] Riverkeeper Urges Public Support White Plains, NY – September 13, 2012 – The U.S. Environmental Protecti… Read More

Riverkeeper Responds to Westchester County Raw Sewage Release

The Riverkeeper patrol boat will be sampling from Tarrytown to Yonkers this afternoon in response to a sewer main break and subsequent sewage release into the Hudson River in Tarrytown and also at Yon… Read More

DRBC fracking regs lawsuit in court

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