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Save the Sound and NYS Parks Complete Transformational Project at Sunken Meadow State Park

February 24, 2020 — Save the Sound and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation (NYS Parks) have completed the final phase of improvements designed to restore and protect 135 acres of salt marsh in Sunken Meadow State Park. Read More

Sound Bytes Winter 2020

February 22, 2020 — Read the Winter 2020 issue of Sound Bytes. Download the Winter 2020 issue as a PDF here. Read More

Registration Now Open for Spring Workshop on Creating Successful Behavior Change Campaigns

February 21, 2020 — The April 28-29th workshop to learn how to develop effective environmental campaigns using Community-Based Social Marketing techniques was postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak. The Long Island Sound Study is looking forward to rescheduling the event soon. Read More

Sound Bytes Fall 2019

November 14, 2019 — Read the Fall 2019 issue of Sound Bytes. Download the Fall 2019 issue as a PDF here. Read More

$2.6 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve the Health of Long Island Sound

November 4, 2019 — Top federal and state environmental officials from New England and New York announced 35 grants totaling $2.6 million. Read More

A “Green” Parking Lot

September 27, 2019 — Mamaroneck Town Supervisor Nancy Seligson describes the Town Center’s new parking lot, which was designed to control polluted runoff from… Read More

NY Sea Grant/LISS Sponsors 2 Mentor Teacher Workshops in October

September 18, 2019 — New York Sea Grant and the Long Island Sound Study are sponsoring two mentor teacher workshops on water pollution issues in October on Long Island. Read More

Celebrate National Estuary Day in Oyster Bay

September 10, 2019 — On Saturday, September 14, 2019 the Long Island Sound Study (LISS), in partnership with The WaterFront Center, will host the 2nd annual Estuary Day in Oyster Bay, NY to kick-off National Estuary Week. Read More

LIS Mentor Teacher Program to Offer 2 Workshops in September

August 22, 2019 — The Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher Program is holding workshops in Greenwich and Stamford in September. Read More

NYSDEC Environmental Conservation Officer Rescues Two Ospreys Entangled in Fishing Line

August 10, 2019 — NYSDEC recommends fishermen discard old fishing line in the trash so birds do not become easily entangled. Read More

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