Our Campaigns

Relying on our expertise in legal advocacy, legislative lobbying and grassroots organizing, Scenic Hudson encourages smart growth and fights to halt the tidal wave of threats to the Hudson Valley. Check out our current campaigns.

Fighting for a Clean Hudson River

Leading the fight to restore fuller public use and enjoyment of the Hudson—and to make its fish safe to eat—by compelling GE to complete the most effective cleanup of toxic PCBs it dumped in the river. More...

Proposed Hudson River Anchorages

Preventing floating crude oil storage depots on the Hudson. More...

Blocking Needless and Costly Transmission Lines

Advocating for smart energy solutions—not towering new power lines that will damage the valley’s natural and scenic treasures, private properties and businesses. More...

Making Indian Point Safe for Wildlife

Defending the Hudson estuary by opposing the relicensing of this nuclear plant whose aging technology shocks the ecosystem and harms wildlife. More...

Financing Environmental Protection

Lobbying to ensure that local, state and federal budgets include significant funding for environmental and conservation initiatives. More...

Halting the Threat from Crude Oil Shipments

Protecting communities and the river from the threat of accidents and spills caused by the unsafe transport of billions of gallons of flammable crude oil through the region. More...

Caring for the Hudson Estuary

Serving on the Hudson River Estuary Management Advisory Committee, supporting the Estuary Program’s mission to protect and improve the health of the watershed. More...

Protecting Haverstraw Bay

In a major victory, we helped convince the state Public Service Commission to re-examine the need for a destructive desalination plant on Haverstraw Bay, a vital river habitat. More...

Protecting the Palisades

We reached a historic settlement with LG Electronics that protects vistas of the Palisades and demonstrates how corporate and environmental interests can work together for the public’s benefit. More...

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