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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

35 Volunteers Help Kick Off Campaign with Beach Cleanup

August 10, 2019 — They collected 100 pounds of of litter – everything from deflated Mylar balloons and monofilament fishing line to plastic bottles, Styrofoam cups, straws, cigarette butts and lots of bottle caps. Read More

Third year of #DontTrashLISound campaign brings in new partners to expand outreach

August 6, 2019 — Beach cleanups in New Haven and Stamford help kickoff LISS;s #DontTrashLISound social media campaign. Read More

#DontTrashLISound Campaign

August 1, 2019 — Break the #SingleUsePlastic Habit and Dont Trash LISound! Read More

Sound Bytes Spring 2019

May 23, 2019 — Read the Spring 2019 issue of Sound Bytes. Download the Spring 2019 issue as a PDF here. Read More

A photo of a striped seafloor robin which was documented in the Long Island Sound seafloor mapping project

Long Island Sound Seafloor Habitats Mapping Website Available to Public

April 22, 2019 — On Earth Day, EPA, LISS, and UConn's Department of Marine Sciences announced the publication of the Long Island Sound Habitat Mapping Initiative website. Read More

Volunteer E-Newsletter 

April 10, 2019 — Please check out our Spring Volunteer E-Newsletter for the latest events in NY and CT!     Read More

Sound Bytes Winter 2019

February 28, 2019 — Read the Winter 2019 issue of Sound Bytes. Download the Winter 2019 issue as a PDF here. Read More

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