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Land Deal Protects Vistas of Illinois Mountain, Enables Expansion of Popular Preserve

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess
Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, Inc.
Tel: (845) 473-4440 x222 Cell: (914) 489-0362 Fax: (845) 473-0740

Latest victory in Saving the Land That Matters Most campaign

LLOYD (ULSTER COUNTY)—Achieving another victory in its Saving the Land That Matters Most campaign, Scenic Hudson has protected 52 scenic and ecologically important acres adjacent to its Illinois Mountain preserve in Lloyd. The acquisition increases to 332 acres the size of this popular hiking and mountain-biking destination linked via trails to the town’s Berean Park.

Expert: Rockland's water system management issues, sizable leaking have persisted for decades

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess, Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, 845-473-4440, ext. 222
George Potanovic, Communcations Director, Rockland Water Coalition, 845-429-2020
Cliff Weathers, Communications Director, Riverkeeper, 914-478-4501, ext. 239

Desalination is unnecessary; fixed mains and conservation can meet Rockland's needs

Scenic Hudson Pays Tribute to Klara Sauer

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 -- Scenic Hudson

Scenic Hudson is saddened by the death of Klara Sauer but also filled with appreciation for all she accomplished for our organization, our cause and the people and communities of the Hudson Valley. In her life and work, she distinguished herself through her vision, energy, generosity and by the personal style and zeal she brought to all endeavors. The board and staff of Scenic Hudson are grateful to her and will miss her greatly.

Historic Victory atop the Palisades

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 -- Scenic Hudson

Win-win settlement protects magnificent views, keeps local jobs

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.—In what might be the most important environmental settlement in the Hudson Valley over the last decade, Scenic Hudson and four conservation partners have reached a win-win settlement with LG Electronics—protecting world-class vistas of the Palisades and allowing the company to construct a new North American headquarters that will retain local jobs.