Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper is seeking a full time Project Coordinator/Planner to join the Ecological Programs team

POSITION TITLE: Project Coordinator/Planner DEPARTMENT: Ecological Programs REPORTS TO: Program Director SUPERVISES: N/A ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: Friday, February 21, 2017 CLOSE DATE: Friday, March 7, 2017, 5pm (EST) PREFERRED START DATE: Immediate POSITION SUMMARY: Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper is seeking a full time project coordinator/planner to join the Ecological Programs team. The person will assist with planning and implementation of various grant projects and conservation […]

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2016 Northern Access Pipeline comment letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding their Environmental Assesment

The proposed Northern Access 2016 Project (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Docket No. CP15-115-000, CP15-115-001) presents several concerns to Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper based on potential threats to the ecology and habitat of the upper Lake Erie and Niagara River watershed. As projects like this are implemented, it is imperative that the nature and extent of […]

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Route 198 – Scajaquada Corridor Statement to New York State DOT

Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper submitted the following comments to the New York State Department of Transportation on February 2, 2017 in response to the recently available Draft Environmental Impact Statement and soliciting of public comments. — Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper supports the forward-thinking concept of converting highways into human-scaled streets. Therefore, we support the wholesale removal of […]

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GAME-CHANGER FOR WNY’S WATERFRONT

Governor Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion II supports the fact that investment in waterway restoration and public access IS economic revitalization. Riverkeeper’s “Buffalo Blueway” vision (ExcerptfromBuffaloBillion2) will restore waterways, provide a water access network, support public art, and rebrand and market the region as a Freshwater City. Clean and accessible water is a shared vision of the […]

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