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New Public Input Meetings

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October 20, 2014 — The meetings will be an opportunity to come in person to learn about the Plan before the public comment period ends Nov. 8. Continue Reading

CCMP Webinar

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October 17, 2014 — Register to participate in a webinar to learn about the CCMP and enter to win a new book highlighting scientific research of Long Island Sound. Continue Reading

Water Quality Improves in Long Island Sound

CTDEEP research assistants aboard the research vessel John Dempsey deploy a rosette sampler to collect water quality samples.Photo by Lloyd Langevin

October 9, 2014 — For the second summer in a row, concentrations of dissolved oxygen in Long Island Sound are higher than the long-term average. Continue Reading

A Day in the Life of the Nissequogue River 2014


September 30, 2014 — On Wednesday, October 15, 2014, the "A Day in the Life of the Nissequogue River 2014" event will occur along the Nissequogue River, a Long Island Sound Stewardship Area. Continue Reading

Making a Difference Issue


September 30, 2014 — 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

CCMP Plans for Climate Change Impacts

Mark Tedesco, EPA Long Island Sound Office director, discusses the CCMP with Drew Carey, a consultant. Event was at Southern Connecticut State University on Sept. 17, 2014

September 30, 2014 — Mark Tedesco, the EPA Long Island Sound Office director, is interviewed on how the CCMP is planning for the impacts of Climate Change. Continue Reading

Toast the Coast 2014


September 23, 2014 — The Long Island Sound Study is asking residents of Long Island Sound to join in a nationwide “Toast the Coast” during National Estuaries Week, on September 20-27, 2014. Continue Reading

Draft CCMP Update

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September 8, 2014 — The Long Island Sound Study is seeking public comments on the draft Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan. Continue Reading

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

Environmental Beat

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September 2, 2014 — Gammy Moses of Solar Youth uses music to teach about nature on land and in the Sound. Continue Reading

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