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Climate Change and the Long Island Sound Estuary


September 3, 2014 — The Long Island Sound Study, New York Sea Grant, and the New York State Marine Educators Association are offering a professional development workshop for middle school teachers entitled “Climate Change and the Long Island Sound Estuary.” Continue Reading

Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher Workshops


August 19, 2014 — Connecticut Sea Grant, New York Sea Grant, and the Long Island Sound Study invite formal and informal educators to attend the Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher Workshops this September. Continue Reading

Public Meetings

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August 14, 2014 — Your chance to comment on the CCMP and future plans to restore Long Island Sound. Continue Reading

Volunteer Stewardship Days this July


June 19, 2014 — Help restore and protect the Sound this summer by attending one or all of our upcoming volunteer Stewardship Days. Continue Reading

Trails Day 2014 in Long Island Sound Stewardship Areas

Volunteers helping to restore a trail at Sheffield Island, a Long Island Sound Stewardship Area.

May 30, 2014 — National Trails Day weekend is a great opportunity for residents to enjoy the Long Island Sound coast and help out in a volunteer activity. Continue Reading

Citizens Summit Explores Past and Future

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

March 18, 2014 — 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

Alewife Monitoring Training Sessions in Long Island this March

Photo credit: NOAA

February 18, 2014 — Upcoming Alewife Monitoring Training Sessions will teach volunteers how to conduct alewife monitoring in Long Island. Continue Reading

“CCMP” Scoping Meeting June 5

LISS Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan

May 22, 2013 — The public is invited to attend a scoping session at Stony Brook University. Continue Reading

Hike, Explore, and Volunteer on National Trails Day

Sheffield Island Lighthouse

May 3, 2013 — Celebrate National Trails Day in June at a Long Island Sound Stewardship Area! Continue Reading

Climate Change Summit


May 1, 2013 — More than 150 people attended the April 26 Citizens Summit: "Super Storm Sandy and the "New Normal." Continue Reading

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