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$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound

November 18, 2014 — Top federal and state environmental officials today announced 22 grants totaling more than $1.3 million to local government and community groups. Continue Reading

Follow the CCMP Update

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November 17, 2014 — Turn to the CCMP Update page to read a copy of the draft plan for the restoration and protection of Long Island Sound. Continue Reading

Sound Bytes Fall 2014

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November 2014 — Read the Fall 2014 issue of Sound Bytes. Download the Fall 2014 issue as a PDF here. Continue Reading

New Public Input Meetings

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

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

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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

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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

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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

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