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Cover image of the Long Island Sound Eelgrass Management and Restoration Strategy

Long Island Sound Eelgrass Management and Restoraton Strategy, Version 1.0

September 19, 2023 — The Long Island Sound Eelgrass Management and Restoration Strategy provides guidance for short and long-term actions that should be taken… Read More

The image of a diver exploring the Long Island Sound seafloor is the cover image for the report Returning the Urban Sea to Abundance, a report reviewing implementation of the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan for 2020-2021

Returning the Urban Sea to Abundance (2020-2021)

September 18, 2023 — Returning the Urban Sea to Abundance (2020-2021) is a Congressionally authorized two-year review of implementation of the Long Island Sound… Read More

The image is of a screenshot of a YouTube animated video of a map depicting maximum extent of hypoxia in 2003 in Long Island Sound. The video shows each of these annual maps from 1991 to 2022.

Fact Sheet: Dissolved Oxygen Concentrations in Long Island Sound

September 8, 2023 — Oxygen concentrations in Long Island Sound are improving Like humans, fish and other aquatic life need oxygen to breathe. But… Read More

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2023 Work Plan

August 23, 2023 — Each year the Long Island Sound Study develops a Work Plan as part of the National Estuary Program. The work… Read More

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Shell Day 2023

August 14, 2023 — Aug. 24, 2023 is Shell Day in Connecticut. Scientists and resource managers will join forces with community-based water quality monitoring… Read More

Sea Grants to Hold ‘Steps to Resilience’ Webinar in September

August 10, 2023 — The Steps to Resilience webinar for Long Island Sound communities in September will be the first webinar in a series… Read More

Annual Anti-trash Campaign Targets Long Wharf Area of New Haven for Cleanup

August 7, 2023 — More information: Judy Benson, CT Sea Grant communications coordinator, [email protected], (860) 287-6426 Melissa Pappas, Save the Sound ecological communications specialist,… Read More

This image is the cover for the document titled: "Governance Structure and Management Framework for the Long Island Sound Study."

Governance Structure and -Management Framework for the Long Island Sound Study

July 24, 2023 — This document describes the governance of the organizational structure and functions of the Long Island Sound Study in advancing actions… Read More

Save the Date! NYSDEC and New York Sea Grant to Host Free Public Webinar on Sustainable Lawn-care Practices

June 23, 2023 — Are you looking for ways to make your yard eco-friendly? If so, join LISS partners this summer to learn more… Read More

At the Beardsley Park Zoo in Bridgeport, CT stormwater travels through the curb cut into the vegetation of this rain garden for treatment instead of directly entering the storm drain.

NEIWPCC Seeks Proposals for Developing ‘BMP’ Nonpoint Source Tracking Tool

June 21, 2023 — NEIWPCC, in cooperation with Long Island Sound Study, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, and other partners, is… Read More

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