Posts Tagged ‘EPA’

Citizen Science Workshop in New York City

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

EPA dredge report faulted

EPA Hudson dredge review leads to criticism

Enviro Groups: Hudson’s First Five-Year Review is Lacking

Hudson River Sloop Clearwater Natural Resources Defense Council Riverkeeper Scenic Hudson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julia Church, Clearwater, 845 265 8080, ext. 7112, or [email protected] Kat… Read More

EPA Honors New York State Environmental Leaders

Contact: Elizabeth Myer, (212) 637-3860, [email protected] (New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that it has honored 26 individuals, organizations and business… Read More

Hudson River PCB dredging review deadline postponed

Water Test Results Prove Fracking Contamination In Dimock

For Immediate Release: March 22, 2012 Contact: Ana Tinsly, Water Defense, 646-331-4765 Dimock Families, Groups Call on EPA to Compel PA to Action and Provide Replacement Water Dimock, PA – Dimo… Read More

EPA Proposes Weaker Safe Swimming Guidelines

Keeper Groups Criticize Proposed Weakening of Recreational Water Quality Standards

Riverkeeper and partner Waterkeeper Alliance organizations in the region submitted comments to the EPA expressing extreme concern about the agency’s draft Recreational Water Quality Criteria (RWQC)… Read More

Sewage in Newtown Creek: Last Chance to Speak Out for a Cleaner Creek

New York City has proposed a plan to respond to sewage pollution in the Newtown Creek, and a comment period ending March 9 is the public’s best chance to ask tough questions about it. This plan wil… Read More

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