The map below shows the locations where the Long Island Sound Study has funded nutrient bioextraction projects. These efforts expand the understanding and potential of growing and harvesting seaweed and shellfish to remove nitrogen from impaired waters. Click on a seashell map icon or view the table for details about each project.
EPA Federal Funding:
LISS Funding Source:
Project Estimated Timeline:
Click here to view a photo gallery of demonstration kelp project in Oyster Bay. Photo courtesy of Dave Gugerty.
Click here to view a photo gallery of a project to harvest kelp to demonstrate its use as a fertilizer product.