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2014 Sound Futures Fund Grant Program Announced

Sound Experiences (NY) Cornell Cooperative Extension provided educational experiences to more than 500 underserved students through land and shipboard-based activities about Long Island Sound’s marine ecosystem.

April 21, 2014 — LISS anticipates awarding approximately $1 million in grants this year. Continue Reading

Sound Bytes Spring 2014

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April 2014 — Read the Spring 2014 issue of Sound Bytes. Continue Reading

LISS Research Grant Program Seeks Proposals

April 3, 2014 — The intent of this program is to fund research that will support the management the Sound and its resources. Continue Reading

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

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March 21, 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

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

NY Sea Grant Seeks Teachers to Become Long Island Sound Mentor Teachers

Educators conduct hands-on activities that they can use with their students during field trips to the beach. They are at a 2012 “Teach at the Beach” Mentor Teachers Workshop  in Wading River (Photo by Larissa Graham)

February 14, 2014 — NY Sea Grant is accepting applications for mentor teachers for this year’s Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher program in New York. Applications are due on March 3, 2014. Continue Reading

Oyster Series at the Bruce Museum

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January 31, 2014 — Below is information on a series of events in February and March coinciding with the exhibit, Oysters, Pearls of Long Island Sound, at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich. Sunday, February 2, 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center:  Oyster Fishing Family Day Location: Seaside Center, Greenwich Point Park, Old Greenwich. Held […] Continue Reading

20-Year Anniversary of the CCMP Issue

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January 13, 2014 — The winter 2013-2014 issue of Sound Update focuses on the 20-year anniversary of LISS's Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan. Continue Reading

Planning for Climate Change

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December 16, 2013 — Dr. K is asked about long-term management efforts to adapt to climate change. Continue Reading

Sound Bytes Winter 2013 – 2014

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December 2013 — Read the Winter 2013 – 2014 issue of Sound Bytes. Continue Reading

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