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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

2014 Work Plan

June 5, 2014 — Each year the Long Island Sound Study develops a Work Plan that outlines the work being done with EPA funds to help achieve the goals of the Study’s  Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan. The 2014 Work Plan describes  LISS  activities  planned with 2014 federal funding for Oct. 1, 2014-Sept. 30, 2015. It also highlights  projects […] Continue Reading

Hey. There Used to be a Dam There

David Kozak, Collin Kozak, and naturalist at Farmington River lw res

June 1, 2014 — Pointing to where a dam was removed on World Fish Migration Day. 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

CT Army National Guard Aids Great Gull Project

Connecticut Army National Guard helicopter takes off at Groton-New London Airport with a pallet of lumber for Great Gull Island. Photo by Joel Stocker/UConn Extension.

May 1, 2014 — 28,000 pounds of lumber transported to island with vbird sanctuary. Continue Reading

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


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


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

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