Posts Tagged ‘sewage’

Hurricane Sandy Spills Sewage, Triggers Toxic Troubles

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

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to Fund Update to Riverkeeper’s “How Is the Water?” Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x 239, [email protected] Grant through Environmental Protection Fund monies will help forward critical information about water qualit… Read More

Sewage Pollution Still Fouling Waterways As Clean Water Act Turns 40

How’s the Water?

Toxic Water Affects Air at Newtown Creek

Study shows City needs to reassess cleanup plan For several years, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has been aerating English Kills, the most polluted section of Newtown … Read More

Advocates Press City to Change Potentially Harmful Cleanup of Newtown Creek

What’s Bubbling Up From Newtown Creek?

Sewer Line Breaks, Dumping Raw Sewage in the Hudson

Riverkeeper celebrates Governor’s signing of the Sewage Right To Know Act

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