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Aaron Mair, Environmental Justice Advocate, Heads Sierra Club

Aaron Mair, the newly elected – and first African-American – president of the national Sierra Club calls himself an “angler from Peekskill,” who first became involved with environmental issues because he learned that eating fish caught from the Hudson River … Continue reading

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Hudson River Miles 215-255: A Great Camp and Its Legacy

Editor’s Note: Through the winter months, Clearwater educators – eager to teach, and learn! –  will regularly post an Educator Blog covering the Hudson River from Lake Tear of the Clouds to the Battery in NYC . Dividing the river … Continue reading

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The Power of the People and the River

By Tom O’Dowd, Sentimental Education Specialist                          Some Young Men at the Helm participants flex some Hudson River muscle! Well it wasn’t too long ago that I was writing about … Continue reading

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Young Men at the Helm 2011!

  By Tom O’Dowd, Clearwater Onboard Education Specialist The future of the river and Clearwater is clearly looking bright.  Our Young Men at the Helm Program just finished up its third season. It was an inspirational and fun time!  It’s … Continue reading

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Clearwater’s Green Cities Director Receives Luminary Award

Victor Pierre Melendez, Director of Clearwater’s Green Cities Initiative, was honored at the Passing the Torch Through the Arts’ annual Luminary Awards on Saturday, February 26, at the Rosendale Theater in Rosendale, NY.  Melendez was recognized for his work through … Continue reading

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