Watchdog Report: Hudson River Oil Slick at Beacon

“It’s about giving people who care about the river the tools to do right by the river,” said Patrol Boat Capt. John Lipscomb ~ With Riverkeeper

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If you see a spill or other harm to the river, take photos and report it by calling the DEC’s TIPP (Turn in Poachers and Polluters) hotline at 1-800-847-7332, or the DEC’s spill response hotline at 1-800-457-7362. Tell them you’re also informing Riverkeeper, and ask the DEC to follow up with you directly (provide your contact information).

You can also make a report to the DEC by email to; be sure to attach your photos and cc Riverkeeper.

Then, follow up with Riverkeeper so we can follow up with the DEC. Call 1-800-21-RIVER ext. 247, email, or submit your report