Join in the Fall Waterways Cleanup Campaign

September 12th – November 15th
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Save the Date – Thursday, November 19, 2020

KRB’s special Six Degrees of Gratitude virtual Gala Celebration

Working Together for a Cleaner, Greener Rockland:

Spring and Fall Cleanups

Learn More about our Cleanup Campaigns

Environmental Education

Keep Rockland Beautiful is the hub for environmental education and action – see what we’re doing 

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Become a Member & enjoy the perks! Fun get-togethers, giveaways, & discounts at local green businesses.  Or, volunteer to help Keep Rockland Beautiful year-round!

Cleaner, Greener Directory

Looking for a business or non-profit supporting KRB’s mission? Explore the Cleaner, Greener Directory.  Find A Business Now

Latest News:

ENJOY • EXPLORE • LEARN

Don’t Miss Columbia University Lamont-Doherty’s Open House at Home, October 19 – 22, 2020.  Whether you’re an aspiring young scientist or a long-time science enthusiast, you’re sure to enjoy the events and activities.  Join in on for virtual lab tours, participate in hands-on earth science activities with Lamont’s scientists from… Read more

Foodprint Graphic
What Is Your Foodprint?  

What we eat, where it comes from, and how its produced has an enormous impact on the environment and on human health.  Our food system is dominated by industrial agriculture comprised of monoculture fields and concentrated animal factories. The industry makes intensive use of pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers that contaminate and pollute our air, soil and water. Read more

Oh Where, Oh Where does this Storm Drain Go?

Check out KRB’s very first video venture on protecting our waterways from stormwater pollutants.  (And be on the lookout for a fun surprise!) Read more

How does this Beautiful Creature help us Protect our Waterways?

This dragonfly is a benthic macroinvertebrate in the last and shortest stage of its life.  Before transforming and taking flight, benthic macroinvertebrates spend most of their lives in streams. ​

These macroinvertebrates are important to wetland and stream ecosystems  Read more

10 Tips to Cut Waste While Staying Safe

Hey there KiRBy, are you up to your ears in single-use disposable waste? 

While we all need to do what we can to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it’s important to do so without creating lots of waste.  Read more

Thank You M&T Charitable Foundation!

Thank you to M&T Charitable Foundation for its $5,000 contribution in support of Keep Rockland Beautiful’s Environmental Education Programs for Youth and the 2020 Fall Waterways Cleanup Campaign! M&T Charitable Foundation has generously supported KRB’s Annual Awards Gala and our Environmental Education Programs for Youth for several years.  We are… Read more

Climate Change and Environmental Justice

Climate change is one of the most pressing issues of our time.  It is seen in the droughts, fires, floods and spread of dangerous invasives and disease that are impacting us today. These environmental impacts are intimately linked to the health and economic and social well-being of everyone, but they… Read more