Category Archives: Environmental Justice

What is Climate Justice?

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Climate justice falls under the larger scope of environmental justice, which applies the tenets of social justice to the environment. As an extension of a project it worked on in Peekskill with Citizens for Equal Environmental Protection of the Hudson Valley (CEEP),¬† Clearwater is¬†implementing a Climate Justice initiative in four Hudson Valley cities. With funding…

Environmental Justice

Today is Martin Luther King Day and the kids have off. Scenic Hudson is celebrating with a Winter Fun Day at the Esopus Meadows Preserve in Port Ewen, NY. There will be a Native American lecture and exhibit, including a snow shelter and fire demonstration, but no mention of Dr. King and the intertwining of…