Category Archives: News

What’s Happening with the K-Bridge Demolition?

  UPDATE (September 19, 2017): The US Coast Guard has informed mariners that the planned demolition, previous planned for Sept. 24th has been postponed with no new date announced. New York State has yet to make a formal announcement to confirm dates or safety zones. ——– One of the main events on Newtown Creek this year will be […]

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2016 Year in Review

Bioremediation Workshop #3                                                                                    photo: Mitch Waxman There is no quick or simple solution for transforming […]

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Good news for water quality and CSO education: NYCDEP has just begun a pilot program to help inform people when sewers are overflowing and the importance of limiting water use during rain events. The best part is that the pilot is running in the Newtown Creek watershed! If you are a resident living in the […]

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Newtown Creek SAMPLES: Water Quality Testing Program for 2016

NCA is excited to launch Newtown Creek SAMPLES, an intensive water quality monitoring program funded by the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund and the Office of the New York State Attorney General and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. The program will be run by NCA┬áin conjunction with the Environmental Science department at LaGuardia […]

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