We’re at an exciting juncture in the Campaign for a Cleaner Hudson—25 State Senators, over 75 municipalities and 141 Members of the State Assembly have called on General Electric to continue the cleanup of the toxic PCBs it dumped in the river for decades. Will you help us amplify the message on social media?
TAGHKANIC (COLUMBIA COUNTY)—Working together with the Zapp family, Scenic Hudson, Columbia Land Conservancy (CLC) and Equity Trust recently protected the 83-acre Delapenta Farm in Taghkanic. By acquiring a conservation easement on this third-generation dairy farm, the groups ensured the land’s permanent availability for agricultural use. An innovative provision in the easement will keep the land affordable for future farmers.
Join Scenic Hudson for a ribbon cutting to mark the reopening of the improved Esopus Meadows Preserve, our popular Hudson Riverfront park with great views of Esopus Lighthouse and Mills Mansion. The park now has a redesigned trail system to improve accessibility and a newly built 24-by-36-foot public pavilion. Designed to be flood-resilient and able to weather storm surges and sea level rise, the pavilion is perfect for education programs, small events and picnicking. The 11 a.m.