Coast Guard Suspension of Hudson River Anchorages Is Not Enough

Coast Guard Suspension of Hudson River Anchorages Is Not Enough

The Coast Guard’s surprise decision to suspend its Hudson River anchorage proposal in order to conduct a required navigation study came seven months after the Pace Environmental Policy Clinic called on the Coast Guard to do just that. But it’s not enough. An agency rule skirts the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act. Pace students Rowan Lanning and Christina Thomas have the solution.

EarthDesk Radio: Robert H. Boyle, 1928 – 2017

EarthDesk Radio: Robert H. Boyle, 1928 – 2017

The late Bob Boyle, pioneer in the Hudson River environmental movement, expert journalist, founder of Riverkeeper, inspiration for more than 300 Waterkeepers worldwide, and my longtime mentor, is the subject of this month’s EarthDesk podcast, produced in partnership with Mid-Hudson News.

Bending Toward Justice

Bending Toward Justice

Reverend King’s creed stands and there is no reason to abandon it now: “Let us realize the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”