Project Title & Description
Environmental Justice - Hudson River Sloop Clearwater
This agreement provides funding to educate low income residents of Peekskill, NY on the potential environmental threats to local waterbodies, and how the community can participate in the protection and improvement of these waters. Residents will learn about the potential sources of water pollution and their impacts on the use of the waters for fishing, swimming and other recreational uses. Activities will include training and two waterfront clean-ups to foster environmental stewardship among the community.