Event Summary

Sierra Club sues to stop Westway project

Date

1977

Description

Challenged city, state and Army Corps of Engineers to prove project's landfill would not be detrimental to aquatic life of the Hudson River.

Timeline 1

Maritime New York, 1860 - to present

Timeline 2

United States Naval History, 1866 - to present

Related Marine Life

striped bass

Record ID

1204