Sound Spotlight

Jeremy River Paper Dam Removal

November 12, 2019 — A privately-owned dam that once powered a paper mill was removed from the Jeremy River in Connecticut – and for… Read More

Sunken Meadow State Park Restoration

November 12, 2019 — In 2012, Hurricane Sandy caused devastation throughout much of the mid-Atlantic seaboard of the United States. Despite all of Hurricane… Read More

Phosphorus and Estuaries

October 24, 2018 — This article originally appeared in the September 2018 issue of Interstate Waters, a magazine published by the New England Interstate… Read More

10-Year Climate Ready Accomplishments in Long Island Sound

May 16, 2018 — The timeline highlights LISS's accomplishments in its Sentinel Monitoring and Climate Change Program from 2008-2018. Read More

LISS Meets its Nitrogen Reduction Target

May 4, 2017 —   A major goal of the Long Island Sound Study since the 1980s has been to reduce the negative impacts… Read More

Coastal Grasslands Restoration Project at Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve

April 26, 2017 — The photos show the transition from degraded to restored grasslands. Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve, part of the Lloyd Neck Long Island… Read More

Scientists Study Climate’s Role on the Impact of the Long Island Sound Fishery

February 1, 2017 — For over a decade scientists and resource managers at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have noticed a… Read More

Meet LISS’s New Science Coordinator

February 11, 2016 — James Ammerman, a former Director of the New York Sea Grant program at Stony Brook University, was hired in December… Read More

Connecticut’s Largest “WMA” Gets Bigger

January 2, 2013 — A series of acquisitions has helped the Barn Island Wildlife Management Area become the state's largest, most diverse, and ecologically significant coastal wildlife management area. Read More

Long Beach West Dune and Beach

October 9, 2012 — Removal of abandoned structures and 35 acres of beach and dune habitat successfully restored along Long Beach West. Read More

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