Hudson River Makeover

Hudson River Makeover

New York’s Hudson River is getting a makeover. You can see it while strolling along Yonkers’ new esplanade, waiting for the ferry in Cold Harbor, or picnicking in Haverstraw Bay Park. What was once a hardened, mostly industrial shoreline is getting a “softer,” more natural look—and becoming more resilient in the process—thanks to the Hudson River Sustainable Shorelines Project.

Women In Science Winter Webinar Series Begins January 10, 2024

Women In Science Winter Webinar Series Begins January 10, 2024

Join DEC’s Hudson River Estuary Program for a virtual Women in Science Winter Speaker Series, four free webinars which take place January 10th and 17th, and February 7th and 21st, 2024. Meet and learn from scientists, researchers, and environmental educators who work at the intersection of conservation and environmental justice.

Exploring “A Day in the Life of the Hudson River”

Exploring “A Day in the Life of the Hudson River”

This October, 9th and 10th grade students in the NFA P-TECH program participated in a program called “A Day in the Life of the Hudson River” with Scenic Hudson. Groups of NFA students working in Newburgh and Beacon were one of the many groups in the Hudson Valley coming together to learn about, engage with, and collect samples from the Hudson River.