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Coastal Cleanups

August 28, 2020 — The pandemic is requiring that changes are being made for this year’s local International Coastal Cleanup. Get the latest updates… Read More

ICC’s Top 10 Litter Items are All Plastic

August 26, 2020 — On Monday, we showed a graphic that seven out of the top 10 items found in last year’s International Coastal… Read More

The Sound’s Top 10 Litter Items

August 24, 2020 — Breaking the Single-Use Plastic Habit should be simple, but the data tells a different story. Every September and October volunteers… Read More

Sea Grants to Develop Marine Debris Action Plan

August 21, 2020 — How do you rid Long Island Sound of as much marine debris as possible and make  #DontTrashLISound a reality?  The… Read More

Plastic and Coral Reefs

August 19, 2020 — Plastic debris can damage coral reefs by carrying pathogens that causes coral disease, according to recent research of coral reefs… Read More

Draw Your Own Anemone!

August 18, 2020 — Tap or click the button below to download an activity booklet to color your own anemone or draw your own… Read More

#ProtectOurWildlife – The Northern Red Anemone

August 17, 2020 — Corals and Sea Anemones in #LISound? Yes! These animals of the seafloor, which belong to the same phylum group, Cnidaria,… Read More

Eight Simple Ways to Stop Plastic Pollution

August 14, 2020 — Check out this video to learn eight simple ways to stop plastic pollution. Protect #LISound. #DontTrashLISound. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXCcshJcr8E Read More

Draw Your Own Squid!

August 11, 2020 — Tap or click the button below to download an activity booklet to color your own squid or draw your own… Read More

Can Squid Protein Replace Plastics?

August 11, 2020 — Squid might help us reduce our plastic habit! Researchers are looking into whether the protein used for the “ring teeth”… Read More

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