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A replica of the Onrust, a Dutch ship that explored the Sound in 1614, sailing the Hudson River in 2009. Photo by Katy Silberger.

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

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Spotlight (web articles)

Innovative Ways to Improve Water Quality

Traditional methods to reduce nutrients in the Sound include upgrading sewage  treatment plants to eliminate reactive nitrogen in sewage and reducing storm water runoff that carries nutrients from fertilizer and animal waste into storm drains and tributaries. These methods reduce the amount of nutrients entering the Sound from the land. An additional method that is […] Continue Reading

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Reports

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Executive Summary of Long Island Sound: Prospects of the Urban Sea

2014 — The Executive Summary of Long Island Sound: Prospects of the Urban Sea will provide you with an overview of key findings detailed in the book. Continue Reading

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Plan Update

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2014 — Tweet along with us, or follow the conversation, at the Long Island Sound Citizens Summit. #LISsummit2014 / @SavetheSound Continue Reading

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Fact Sheets

Partners in Protecting the Sound

This fact sheet, available as a pdf download, describes highlights of LISS-funded projects and initiatives in 2009. Partners in Protecting the Sound 2009 Highlights Continue Reading

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Multimedia Gallery (Photos, Videos & Slideshows)

A least tern eats a mummichog at Sandy Point in New Haven. Photo by Patrick Comins.

Sound Meal

April 2014 — A least tern eats a mummichog at Sandy Point in New Haven. Continue Reading

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