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30th Annual Water Resources Art & Poetry Contest is Underway

NYC and Watershed Students are Invited to Submit Art and Poetry...
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Litter Capture Devices to Keep Debris Out of Newtown Creek

Similar Technology Already Benefitting the Bronx River and Gowanus Canal...

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DEP Donates Century-Old Valve Actuator from New Croton Dam

Valve Actuator will be Placed on Permanent Display at a NY State Museum...
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New York City to Launch Media Campaign to Help Reduce Consumer Waste, Combat Littering and Improve the Health of Local Waterways
The New York City Departments of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Sanitation (DSNY) are joining the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability and GreeNYC to launch a new public information campaign aimed at reducing consumer waste and street litter while also helping to improve the health and aesthetics of local waterways.
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Sewer Upgrade Will Substantially Reduce Pollution in Flushing Bay and Bowery Bay
Work will commence this spring on a $33 million sewer upgrade project that modeling shows will prevent 225 million gallons of pollution from being discharged into Flushing Bay and Bowery Bay each year.
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