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Futures Fund Grant Program Releases 2017 Request for Proposals

May 22, 2017 — Approximately $2 million will be available for clean water projects, habitat restoration and stewardship, and citizen engagement. Continue Reading

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LISS Meets its Nitrogen Reduction Target

  A major goal of the Long Island Sound Study since the 1980s has been to reduce the negative impacts of excess nutrients, primarily nitrogen, on Long Island Sound.These impacts include low bottom water oxygen concentrations or hypoxia in the western Sound, which can harm or kill animals that cannot move to better conditions. Additional […] Continue Reading

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2016 Work Plan

2017 — The Long Island Sound Study's EPA Work Plan for Federal Fiscal Year 2016 funding. Continue Reading

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Fact Sheets

Frequency of Hypoxia

                          The map above illustrates the areas of the Long Island Sound that are most frequently affected by hypoxia.  The colors on the map represent the percentage of years in which hypoxic conditions have occurred in bottom waters of Long Island Sound since […] Continue Reading

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Looking Up

May 2017 — Looking for a Baltimore Oriole at Turtle Creek Preserve in Old Saybrook, CT Continue Reading

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Maps & Posters

Stewardship Poster

This page will soon have a pdf of the Long Island Sound Stewardship poster and photo credits of the 33 Stewardship areas that are highlighted. Stay tuned!     Continue Reading

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