Posts Tagged ‘Pollution’

Call Governor Cuomo: Don’t let New York State override NYC’s single-use bag fee

New Yorkers have worked hard to get the NYC plastic bag fee into effect. Similar laws around the country have significantly reduced the amount of single-use bags clogging storm drains, collecting in … Read More

On patrol: Catch of the day off Poughkeepsie

Southbound from Kingston to Ossining. Picked up a light truck tire with rim off Poughkeepsie. I used to collect lots of these, often more than one per full Estuary patrol. Finding far fewer in recent… Read More

Microbeads Lobby Day

Join us on May 5, 2015, for the NYS Microbeads Coalition Lobby Day at the NYS Capitol in Albany, NY. We will meet at 10:00 AM at Prime on the Concourse. CCE will provide lobby materials, schedule meet… Read More

New Directions in Environmental Law 2014 at Yale Law School

Yale Law School and Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies are teaming up for the fourth annual New Directions in Environmental Law conference. Hudson Riverkeeper Paul Gallay will discuss … Read More

Sandy’s Devastating Impact to Hudson River Includes Widespread Toxic Spills

Riverkeeper urges citizens to avoid flooded areas, document and report pollution related to storm surge Ossining, NY — October 30, 2012 – Riverkeeper mourns the loss of life from Superstorm Sandy,… Read More

Tapped

Look behind the scenes at the bottled water industry and its effect on our health, climate change and pollution. Film followed by Q & A with a representative of Food & Water Watch. Free event.… Read More

What’s Bubbling Up From Newtown Creek?

Riverkeeper Announces Victory in Enforcing Watershed Laws That Protect Water Quality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x 239, tposterli@riverkeeper.org Tip from citizen watchdog leads to cleanup of junkyard sites in West-of-Hudson Watershed Ossining and White … Read More

About 300 join annual Riverkeeper cleanup

Weekend Planner: Craft and Food Street Fair in Tarrytown, Peekskill Open Studios, Pirate School

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