A forested former industrial site in Kingston and Ulster could be made into a state park.
Hudson Valley State Parklands May Soon Increase
Gov. Cuomo proposes adding more than 2,000 acres among other robust environmental initiatives in 2020 State of the State address.
Capitalizing on Climate Change
On carbon markets and their implications for the Hudson Valley.
Cricket Valley and the Fight for New York’s Energy Future
The state has pledged to drastically reduce carbon emissions. So why is a new natural-gas-burning power plant opening in 2020?
The Promise and Peril of Cow Power
Anaerobic digestion is an innovative process that converts waste to energy. Is it too good to be true?
We Paved Paradise
We tend to think of parking as a problem only when a spot can’t be found. But city planners who’ve documented the hidden costs of parking are starting to implement solutions.
Future Shock and the Just Transition
Creating equity in the Hudson Valley.
A short documentary from Jon Bowermaster of Oceans 8 Films explores efforts by Hudson Valley farmers to keep carbon in the ground with regenerative farming methods.
What 2.9 Billion Birds Can Tell Us About Climate Change
A new study on bird population decline quantifies the impact humans have already had on the environment.
The Pace of Disaster Is Accelerating. Are We Ready?
The impacts of rising sea levels and increasing climate instability may force hard choices in the years to come.
Between the Engineer and the Poet
On the Hudson Valley’s rich heritage of environmental activism
A Living River
A new short film from National Geographic filmmaker Jon Bowermaster looks at efforts by Riverkeeper, the DEC, and others to restore the life within our majestic Hudson River.
The Latest on the Wallkill River Cleanup
A forthcoming clean water plan from the DEC will outline a strategy to end harmful algal blooms in one of the Hudson's largest tributaries.
The End of Fossil Fuels in New York?
New York lawmakers have passed the most ambitious climate plan in the country. But how will we get to net-zero emissions by 2050? TBD.
The Local Shape of Biodiversity Collapse
Here's What's Being Lost to our Hudson Valley Ecosystem.
Our Aging Infrastructure: Peril and Opportunity
As a nation, we’re not doing very well at keeping our systems running. Here's why.
Is the Hudson River Cleanup Finished?
The EPA Thinks So. New York State’s DEC Says No Way.