Posts Tagged ‘EPA’

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

Riverkeeper Calls on DEC to Require New York City’s Discharges into Lower Esopus Creek to Comply with State Law

Riverkeeper Calls on DEC to Require New York City’s Discharges into Lower Esopus Creek to Comply with State Law

Files comments on draft consent order urging no further turbid operational releases into what EPA and DEC have determined is an “impaired waterbody” (White Plains, NY – July 17, 2012) – Riverk… Read More

U.S. EPA Study Shows Economic Benefits of Protecting Fish from Cooling Water Intakes Greatly Exceed Cost to Industry

GM site cleanup outlined

Environmental leaders inspect GE PCB cleanup

Tell the EPA to save billions of fish

In the 40th anniversary year of the Clean Water Act, the Environmental Protection Agency has the chance to make good on its responsibility to stop the slaughter of fish at industrial facilities like I… Read More

Citizen Science Workshop in Edison NJ

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be holding day-long workshops on June 19, 2012 in New York City and on June 20, 2012 in Edison, New Jersey to share information about ways in which people… Read More

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