Water Quality

New Jersey Woman Raising Awareness About Water Quality With NJ-Chicago Canoe TripMargo Pellegrino plans to do about 40 miles a day and along the way, she'll be raising awareness of environmental conservation.
N.J. Mother Returns From 9-Day Canoe Trip To Raise Awareness About Water QualityThe mother of two from Medford Lakes paddled from Trenton, down around Cape May and up the coastline to raise awareness about water quality.
Feds May Fine Westchester County For Missing Water Quality Improvement DeadlineWestchester County may face legal action and have to pay up $150,000 a month in fines to the U.S. Justice Department, after missing a deadline to improve water treatment in White Plains and Scarsdale.
Report: Nearly 1,900 Beach Closings, Advisories Issued In NY & NJ Last SummerThe National Resources Defense Council is out with its 23rd annual beachwater quality report.
Rockland County Prepping To Improve Water QualityMore than a dozen municipalities in Rockland County are dividing up a $750,000 grant to improve water quality in the area.
Officials To Westchester: Boil Your WaterThe alert affects Briarcliff, Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown, Grasslands Reservation, Elmsford, Irvington, Hawthorne, Valhalla, and Thornwood.
Study: NY's Regulatory System Gets D+The independent report questions the whole decision-making process in New York's penchant for regulation of businesses.
Report: Closings, Warnings Increase At NY BeachesNEW YORK -- New York beaches saw an increase last year in the number of days with health-related advisories.