Thursday, October 8, 2020 – A Notice of Violations of the Endangered Species Act was sent by the Center for Biological Diversity, NAMRA and the Innu Nation to the U.S. Department of Energy warning them that the Champlain Hudson Power Express (CHPE) hydropower corridor from Canada to New York City will harm threatened Atlantic Sturgeon, the climate and Indigenous front-line communities. The 336-mile CHPE cable will be buried under the Hudson River and Lake Champlain disturbing sturgeon and potentially releasing toxic pollutants buried in the river.