Posts Tagged ‘superfund’

Among most polluted in US, NYC area awaits cleanup

Hudson fishing a growing concern; PCB warnings not reaching minorities

Important Activist Telebriefing on the Gowanus Canal Cleanup – Session 2

Now is the time for you and your community to make your voices heard! What: We are hosting a 30 minute telebriefing for our Volunteers and Ambassadors so you can learn the details of the EPA’s plan.… Read More

Riverkeeper Commends EPA’s Inclusion of CSOs in Gowanus Cleanup Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, [email protected], 914-478-4501 x239 OSSINING, NY – December 28, 2012 – Riverkeeper supports the EPA’s proposed plan to clean up the Gowanus… Read More

Public Meeting on Gowanus Canal Clean-up

The public is invited to attend a meeting of the Gowanus Canal Community Advisory Group (CAG) with senior-level officials from the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) on Decembe… Read More

Up Shits Creek: Sandy Is A Toxic Shit Storm For Greenpoint, Too (Caution: Standing Water Is Unsafe)

Hurricane Sandy Spills Sewage, Triggers Toxic Troubles

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

Ten Feet of Black Mayonnaise: A Day on the Gowanus Canal

EPA Hudson dredge review leads to criticism

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