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Sea Grant Awards Three Research Grants Under the Long Island Sound Study

April 14, 2017 — The CT and NY Sea Grant programs have awarded more than $676,000 in Long Island Sound Study research grants to look into some of the most serious threats to the ecological health of Long Island Sound Continue Reading

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Meet LISS’s New Science Coordinator

James Ammerman, a former Director of the New York Sea Grant program at Stony Brook University, was hired in December 2015 by the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission to be Long Island Sound Study’s   Science Coordinator. Sound Bytes, LISS’s e-newsletter, interviewed him about his new position.   Q: You have a background as […] 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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Story by Map

April 2017 — View a "Story Map" to learn how changes in the landscape have made water bodies more vulnerable to pollution. 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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