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Unique Loan Lets Scenic Hudson Start Work from $20 Million Bequest

Thursday, October 18, 2007 -- Jason Taylor

HUDSON VALLEY – Through an interest-free loan from The Pew Charitable Trusts, Scenic Hudson now has immediate access to $5 million of a $20-million bequest it received recently from 100-year-old kayaking philanthropist Kathryn Wasserman Davis. The environmental group will use the money to buy land to create public parks up and down the Hudson River. To date it has created 40 such places where people can experience the river's inspiration, sightseeing and recreation.

Scenic Hudson Honored with International Roosevelt Award

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 -- Jason Taylor

Bold Land-Saving Campaign Announced at Ceremony

On Sunday, Oct. 14, Scenic Hudson President Ned Sullivan announced a plan to save 65,000 acres of "the land that matters most" from Westchester County to the Capital Region, while accepting the Val-Kill Medal. The honor was presented to Scenic Hudson by Rob Dyson at the Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill (ERVK) to Scenic Hudson because we have preserved land vital to the Hudson Valley's beauty and economic health.

In Accepting Val-Kill Medal, Scenic Hudson Announces Bold Land-Saving Campaign

Sunday, October 14, 2007 -- Jason Taylor

Scenic Hudson president Ned Sullivan calls for broad participation in reaching lofty goal

HUDSON VALLEY – Scenic Hudson President Ned Sullivan announced a plan to save 65,000 acres of "the land that matters most" from Westchester County to the Capital Region while accepting the Val-Kill Medal on Sunday, October 14.

Scenic Hudson Board Member Uncovering Threat to Oceans

Friday, September 21, 2007 -- Jason Taylor
Sven HusebyBoard member Sven Huseby (right) interviewing a Norwegian scientist as part of a forthcoming film.

In a recent blog entry for The Daily Green, a new Web site from Hearst Magazines, Scenic Hudson President Ned Sullivan wrote about a new film about the dangers of ocean acidification by Barbara Ettinger and board member Sven Huseby.

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