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Dorr Foundation Awards Clearwater $40,000 for Microplastics Pollution Prevention Program

BEACON, NY– Hudson River Sloop Clearwater has been awarded $40,000 from the Dorr Foundation to expand Clearwater’s award-winning environmental education programs. Clearwater’s Microplastics Pollution Prevention Program will raise the alarm about microplastics pollution, a new threat to the Hudson River … Continue reading

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Clearwater Kicks Off Aquatic Invasive Species Steward Program

Coming to a Hudson River boat launch near you…  BEACON, NY– Hudson River Sloop Clearwater started an Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Program in April 2015, with the goal to educate the public about aquatic invasive species and get citizens involved … Continue reading

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Clearwater Restoration Preserves Time-Honored Boat Building and Sailing Professions

BEACON, NY– Every year, The Hudson River Sloop Clearwater attracts a new sailing crew from around the world. This winter’s hull restoration project, which began in October 2015, requires unique shipbuilding skills to restore our iconic vessel. Among the skilled … Continue reading

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Clearwater’s Manna Jo Greene Speaks out on Nuclear Energy

The New York State public hearings on the Clean Energy Standard have begun! Watch Manna Jo Greene, Clearater’s Enviromental Action Director talk about the future of Nuclear Energy. Attend a Public Hearing and advocate for Clean Energy. Weds., May 18, … Continue reading

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Sloop Clearwater Restoration Nears Completion in Kingston

BEACON, NY– The final white oak plank has been placed on the iconic sloop Clearwater, closing up the restored hull and readying her for a busy spring sailing season. Clearwater’s hull restoration, which began in October 2015, has been the … Continue reading

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