Posts made in December 2nd, 2013

Petition: Support the EPA’s Passaic River Cleanup Plan – Return the River to its Citizens!

Posted on Dec 2, 2013

Petition: Support the EPA’s Passaic River Cleanup Plan – Return the River to its Citizens!

Friends, Supporters and Allies of the Passaic River! Half a century has passed since workers were ordered to dump dioxin and other harmful, cancer causing contaminants into the Passaic River in Newark, NJ. This began a long history of polluters avoiding responsibility and accountability for the murder of the river, and their efforts continue to this day. In an effort to remediate the contaminated river, on April 11th, the Environmental Protection Agency released its Focused Feasibility Study (FFS) cleanup plan for the lower eight miles of the Passaic River. The EPA’s preferred cleanup method...

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Make Your Year-End, Tax Deductible Donation Today!

Posted on Sep 2, 2013

Make Your Year-End, Tax Deductible Donation Today!

This has been quite a year for all of us at Baykeeper! I am so proud of all that we have accomplished in the last 12 months of working to protect, preserve and restore the NY-NJ Harbor Estuary. We are serving more communities than ever and are adding new initiatives and programs to better serve our harbor. I think you’ll like what you’re going to read here and, if you do, I hope that you will make a donation today so we can continue to protect, preserve and restore your waterways. Protect -In April, NJDEP began issuing individual customized permits for combined sewer outfalls, thanks to our...

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