Audrey Friedrichsen, environmental lawyer for Scenic Hudson, speaks with Mark Durand of PANDAtv23. July 27, 2016. Topic: US Coast Guard’s advanced notice of proposed anchorage grounds in the Hudson River.
Scenic Hudson: The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) is considering the adoption of regulations that would establish new anchorage grounds for commercial vessels along the Hudson River at 10 sites located between Yonkers, Westchester County, and Kingston, Ulster County. In essence, these are huge parking lots for barges, many of which likely would contain volatile crude oil awaiting shipment to East Coast … Read More