Dredging Meetings in CT & NY

Dredging in Long Island Sound. Photo by Robert Gelling, Kings Park High School.
Dredging in a  Long Island Sound harbor. Photo by Robert Gelling, Kings Park High School.


The Environmental Protection Agency will be hosting another set of public meetings in Riverhead, NY and Groton, CT to discuss EPA’s Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) to evaluate the potential designation of one or more dredged material disposal sites in eastern Long Island Sound. The purpose of this meeting is to present information on the range of alternative sites that will be evaluated in the SEIS. The information for these public meetings is below.




TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013

2:30 – 4:30 (registration begins at 2:00)

Suffolk County Community College, Culinary Arts & Hospitality Center

20 East Main Street

Riverhead, NY 11901

Directions: http://department.sunysuffolk.edu/CulinaryArts_E/3232.asp


2:30 – 4:30 (registration begins at 2:00)

University of Connecticut at Avery Point

Academic Building, Room 308

1084 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT 06340

Directions: http://www.averypoint.uconn.edu/about/directions.html


For additional information, please visit http://www.epa.gov/region1/eco/lisdreg/elis.html

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