Latest News

WQ Monitoring Assessment Opportunity

December 5, 2011 — A competitive enhancement grant is available for organizations who can evaluate existing near-shore water quality monitoring efforts and provide guidance to develop a system for coordinated near-shore water quality monitoring throughout the Sound in the future. Read More

More Than $1.6 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health and Vitality of Long Island Sound

October 17, 2011 — The 2011 LIS Futures Fund Grants were announced in the Peabody Museum at Yale University on Oct. 14. Read More

Long Island Sound Citizens Summit—Oct. 28

October 16, 2011 — This year theme is on: The SoundVision Action Plan: Exploring and Identifying Priorities for Long Island Sound. Read More

Celebrate Estuaries!

September 22, 2011 — National Estuaries Day events, including four in the Long Island Sound region, are being held on Sept. 24. Read More

Capture the King Tide!

September 22, 2011 — Snap a photo of the highest high tide of the year and share it on our Facebook page. Read More

EPA and New York State Announce Ban on Dumping Sewage from Boats into Long Island Sound

September 22, 2011 — New York has joined Connecticut in banning the discharge of sewage from vessels in Long Island Sound waters. Read More

Sound Update icon

The Islands Issue

September 22, 2011 — Sound Update's latest issue focuses on the unique islands of Long Island Sound. Read More

Sound Bytes September/October 2011

September 21, 2011 — The September/October e-newsletter highlights a busy summer of activity in Long Island Sound. Read More

International Coastal Cleanup

September 13, 2011 — Volunteer efforts to remove coastal debris on beaches and shoreline parks begin Sept. 17. Read More

Top Environmental Officials Announce Action Agenda to Restore and Protect Long Island Sound

September 6, 2011 — Federal, state, and local officials join members of LISS's Citizens Advisory Committee to announce the bi-state Action Agenda for Long Island Sound. Read More

Please complete your newsletter signup.