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.
An early fall view of the Eightmile River, a tributary of the Connecticut River, in Lyme, CT.
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.
Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound — The draft Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan Update reflects the changing needs of communities, incorporates scientific and technological advances, and addresses new environmental challenges. Continue Reading
— Tweet along with us, or follow the conversation, at the Long Island Sound Citizens Summit. #LISsummit2014 / @SavetheSound Continue Reading
Citizens Summit Explores Past and Future — The 23rd annual Citizens Summit on April 25 will provide a forum for citizens to give their views on the restoration plans of Long Island Sound. It will also be an opportunity celebrate the 400th anniversary of Adriaen Block's exploration of the Sound. Continue Reading
Making a Difference Issue — The fall 2014 issue of Sound Update focuses on individuals that share a common goal of giving back to their communities and making a difference to protect and restore the Sound. Continue Reading