The Long Island Sound Study (LISS) Science and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) provides objective scientific and technical guidance for the restoration and protection of Long Island Sound.
The STAC is comprised of engineers, scientists, and representatives from government agencies, academia, industry, and private organizations, which represent a cross section of individuals with diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise that are important to the LISS.The STAC provides the LISS Management Committee with overall direction and advice on science and technical issues. It shall support efforts to manage the Sound by providing the policy and management process with the best available scientific and technical information.
The STAC shall meet three to four times per year, with meeting locations alternating between CT and NY. The STAC may form subcommittees to focus on specific issues and to more broadly involve experts from the region. (Adopted June 3, 2005)
See Events & Meetings web page for announcements of upcoming committee meetings for MC, STAC, CAC, and HRSWG.