Improving Long Island Sound's water quality helps sustain one of the region's most beautiful resources. Learn more about water quality
Tidal wetlands are one of 12 habitats being restored through the LISS Habitat Restoration Initiative. Learn more about habitats
The Long Island Sound Futures Fund helps fund watershed groups to protect habitats and improve water quality in tributaries of Long Island Sound. Learn more about watersheds
The goals of the Long Island Sound Stewardship Initiative are to conserve natural areas, increase access to the Sound, and plan for multiple uses. Learn more about the LISS
From beach cleanups to monitoring tagged horsehoe crabs, you can volunteer to help restore and protect the Sound.
Take a video tour of the New London Harbor lighthouse, which was featured this year in a postage stamp series of New England lighthouses.
The Long Island Sound Study (LISS) is a cooperative effort involving researchers, regulators, user groups and other concerned organizations and individuals. These people are working together to protect and improve the health of the Sound. Learn more
Our report on the health of Long Island Sound, from water quality to fish populations, with special features on climate change, audio reports on projects to improve the Sound, and what you can do to protect the Sound.
CTDEEP Acquires 155 Acres of Open Space in Towns of Clinton and Westbrook — Purchase, with funding assistance from the Long Island Sound Study, helps to conserve an ecologically important area. Continue Reading
$1.29 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound — The grants are part of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund, a program started by the Long Island Sound Study and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. Continue Reading
Thousands to Toast the Coast Nationwide Sept. 28, 2013 — The Long Island Sound Study (LISS), part of EPA’s National Estuary Program, is asking residents of Long Island Sound to join in a nationwide “Toast the Coast” on Sept. 28 in celebration of the 25th annual National Estuaries Day. Continue Reading