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10/29/201812/17/2018 2019 Long Island Sound Research Conference | Research - News: Highlighted at this biennial conference (to be held in March 2019 in Port Jefferson, NY) is the diverse research occurring in the Long Island Sound and its watershed.
12/08/201812/16/2018 Coastal Storm Warnings and Your Tipping Point | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: How do you evacuate from a hurricane? Investigators of a study funded through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Sea Grant’s Coastal Storm Awareness Program examine why residents in danger do not always evacuate before storms.
12/10/201812/13/2018 New Economic Report Identifies Keys to Long Island Growth in Tourism, Fishing | Marine Fisheries Resource Center / Research - News: A new economic calculator estimates potential gains and losses from investment in Long Island's coastal communities. The tool was created through a NYSG-funded project by Farmingdale State College's Richard Vogel.
12/10/201812/11/2018 Stopping the Disease that has Wracked the New York Hard Clam Fishery | Marine Fisheries Resource Center / Research - News: In the last 16 years, a mysterious disease has devastated the New York hard clam fishery. Scientists call it QPX disease, which stands for “quahog parasite unknown,” referring to the organism that causes the disease.
12/10/201812/11/2018 On Long Island, Post-Superstorm Sandy, an Upside | Marine Coastal Processes & Hazards / Research - News: NYSG-funded research Charlie Flagg discovered an unexpected side effect of October 2012's Sandy: a breach opened in Long Island's Fire Island region after the superstorm increased circulation and flushing, which has led to better water quality, and reduced incidence of harmful algal blooms.
12/10/201812/10/2018 In Media: Investment Would Boost LI fishing Industry's Tourist Appeal, Experts Say | Marine Fisheries Resource Center / Research - News: The "ocean economy" of Nassau and Suffolk counties generates $2.4 billion in activity per year, said Richard Vogel, dean of Farmingdale State's business school.
12/14/201312/10/2018 On Blog, On YouTube: Superstorm Sandy: One Year Later - Long Island Breach | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: NYSG-funded scientists explain why monitoring the breach is important, as its evolution will affect the tidal dynamics and the ecosystem of the Long Island's eastern Great South Bay.
10/08/201712/10/2018 Effects of a Superstorm Linger: Four Years after Sandy | Marine Coastal Processes & Hazards / Research - News: Graduate student Tyler Abruzzo and research technician Josh Zacharias picking through a heavily...
03/06/201312/10/2018 NYSG Provides $50K for Two Research Projects in Wake of Superstorm Sandy | Coastal Processes & Hazards - Press Release: In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, New York Sea Grant (NYSG) has responded by funding two new research projects on Long Island's South Shore valued at $50,000. These projects add to NYSG’s suite of research and outreach projects that address the state’s coastal hazards.
06/25/201812/10/2018 Great Lakes Small Grants Projects: Summaries (2015-17) | NY Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Program - News: As part of a larger, multi-year partnership with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation that continues at least through 2022, the purpose of the 13 Great Lakes small grant projects that have already come to fruition purpose is to help Great Lakes coastal communities enhance their resiliency to events like severe storms and protect water quality.
08/10/201812/10/2018 Insights from the 2018 Suffolk County HAB Symposium | Harmful Algal Blooms - News: The meeting is the first in a series of public outreach meetings on Harmful Algal Blooms.
12/09/201812/10/2018 New York Sea Grant and DEC Announce $100,000 Grants Available for Marine and Coastal Projects | Marine Fisheries Resource Center: Small Grants - News: Approximately $100,000 is available for this request for proposals, which will fund a minimum of five projects, each of which must be completed within a year. Funding for this small grants program is generated through the striped bass license plate.
08/22/201811/30/2018 The Climate Change – Nitrogen – Salt Marsh Puzzle | Research - News: In her recent paper, published in Ecosphere, written with Anne Liberti and Stephen Baines, and funded in part by NYSG, Mary Alldred and her team studied factors of salt marsh health, in particular salinity—the amount of salt dissolved in the water—as well as nitrogen content.
05/29/201811/30/2018 What Do Lake Ontario’s “Resident Anglers” Want? | Great Lakes Sustainable Recreational and Commercial Fisheries - News: This NYSG-funded study helps to shed light on better understanding the relationships between motivations, constraints, facilitators, demographic and experiential characteristics, and fishing participation for resident anglers who don't have a preference for catching a specific fish species.
08/14/201811/30/2018 Before a Severe Storm Hits, Learning to Communicate about the Risks | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: “Is Storm Surge Scary?” an article describing research results, has been published in the September 2018 issue of the International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.
06/15/201811/30/2018 Stream-Road Crossing Markers: In Recognition of Great Lakes Small Grants Projects | NY Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Program - News: The purpose of the 13 projects that have already come to fruition purpose is to help Great Lakes coastal communities enhance their resiliency to events like severe storms and protect water quality.
08/10/201811/30/2018 State of the Bays: Water Is at the Core of the Long Island Existence | Harmful Algal Blooms - News: Last summer, Long Island’s waters experienced a 10-week-long brown tide. It was not only one of the longest, it was one of the most intense on record.
09/10/201811/30/2018 Should I Stay or Should I Go? | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: Investigators examine public responses to severe storm threats in NOAA Sea Grant-funded studies. Sea Grant also provides tips to empower preparedness.
04/08/200811/26/2018 How Does Sea Grant Benefit You? | NYSG News: Sea Grant has been working with a wide assemblage of partners to support New York’s coastal communities, businesses and residents for five decades now.
07/11/201810/19/2018 On YouTube, On Air, In Photos: Teachers Explore Lake Ontario via EPA R/V Lake Guardian | Great Lakes Coastal Youth Education - Press Release / News: Sixteen teachers and educators from around NY and several U.S. Great Lakes states explored Lake Ontario while aboard the U.S. EPA's R/V Lake Guardian in early July.
06/08/201810/19/2018 On YouTube: NY Sea Grant and DEC Award $200,000 to Great Lakes Action Agenda Projects | NY Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Program - Press Release: Eight new coastal resiliency projects totalling nearly $200K are underway within New York’s Great Lakes watershed.
04/19/201810/05/2018 Over $1.1M for New York Sea Grant Research in 2018-2019 | Research - Press Release: Scientists are seeking solutions for harmful algal blooms and better aquatic invasive species detection, as well as ocean acidification, flood risk, and a pervasive microbic food-borne pathogen.
04/02/201509/18/2018 $843,424 Awarded for Long Island Sound Research | Long Island Sound (Research) - Press Release: Sea Grant Programs in New York and Connecticut as well as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Long Island Sound Study are funding these two-year water quality studies.
12/17/201209/18/2018 Are Birds Singing a Different Tune? | New York Coastlines, Fall 2012: Investigators of a NYSG-funded project examined the birdsong of several songbirds common to New York State as an indicator of effects of exposure to sublethal levels of contaminants such as PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls) in the environment.
03/01/201209/18/2018 Celebrating 40 Years in the Great Lakes | New York Coastlines, Winter 2012: With so many of its user groups – from anglers and educators to elected officials and researchers – strongly tied to these coastal resources in the Great Lakes, New York Sea Grant hosted and participated in a variety of 40th anniversary lectures and receptions this past fall.
09/12/201209/18/2018 Coastal Flooding Concerns in NYC Continues Discussion on Storm Surge Barriers | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: With a 520-mile-long coast lined largely by teeming roads and fragile infrastructure, New York City is gingerly facing up to the intertwined threats posed by rising seas and ever-more-severe storm flooding. So began a mid-September 2012 New York Times feature article, "New York Is Lagging as Seas and Risks Rise, Critics Warn," which examines some of the climate change research being done in Metro NY.
05/28/201409/18/2018 Communications is Key to Hurricane Preparedness | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: NYSG's Web Content Manager Paul C. Focazio discusses what everyone needs to know about preparing for a hurricane as well as how he got hooked on science communications and sharpened his skills.
09/11/201309/18/2018 Cornell Researchers Find Contaminants May Cause Birds to Sing a Different Tune | Hudson River Estuary - Press Release: NY Sea Grant-funded project shows changes in birdsong may be caused by non-lethal levels of PCBs in Hudson River sediment.
09/09/201409/18/2018 Dogs and Harmful Algal Blooms | Harmful Algal Blooms - Press Release: Our new publications alert those who live and recreate by New York's waters of potentially lethal toxins that can poison people, household pets, waterfowl and livestock.
06/08/201609/18/2018 Dogs and Harmful Algal Blooms: NY Sea Grant Shares Risk Reminder for Pet Owners | Harmful Algal Blooms - News: As air and water temperatures warm, New York Sea Grant is reminding people with dogs that enjoy waterfront areas about the health risk posed by harmful algal blooms.
03/30/201409/18/2018 ESF social scientists improving storm-warning communications - Syracuse Post Standard | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: Researchers from State University College of Environmental Science and Forestry are joining other scientists in developing ways to improve communications between emergency officials and residents.
07/27/201609/18/2018 Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Projects Announced, Monies Available for New Projects | NY Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Program - Press Release: NYSDEC and NYSG's $192K in grants will help Great Lakes Basin communities increase resiliency and improve water quality.
08/29/201209/18/2018 Hurricane Isaac: NOAA Updates, Reflections on Irene and Katrina | Hurricane Education - News: Hurricane Isaac, which made a second landfall near Port Fourchon, LA earlier today (August 29, 2012) and is moving inland over southeast Louisiana, has many concerned about storm surge and flooding. The hurricane comes about seven years after Katrina hit the United States and a year since Irene.
11/15/201209/18/2018 In the News: Superstorm Sandy and the Discussion from SBU Experts that Followed | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: New York Sea Grant-funded Stony Brook University (SBU) School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) researchers who tracked superstorm Sandy before, during and after landfall made the rounds in media discussions, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NBC News, ABC News, the Associated Press and Newsday, among others. One of those researchers, Malcolm Bowman, will discuss "Storm Surge from Superstorm Sandy: Causes and Impacts" at SBU Southampton on Friday, November 16, 2012.
02/28/201309/18/2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Research Plan | Publications - Press Release: A Fall'12 Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Research Plan pinpoints priority ocean and coastal research needs for the Mid-Atlantic ocean region to advance coordinated research that promotes economic and environmental sustainability in the region.
11/03/201309/18/2018 National Geographic: Rising Seas | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: In September 2013, National Geographic placed a spotlight on climate change in its extensive feature story, "Rising Seas," which focused on a central series of concepts: As the planet warms, the sea rises. Coastlines flood. What will we protect? What will we abandon? How will we face the danger of rising seas?
04/21/201409/18/2018 New Book Synthesizes Decades of Long Island Sound Research | Long Island Sound - News: Stony Brook, NY, April 21, 2014 - In late 2013, the Long Island Sound Study (LISS) announced that t...
10/23/201709/18/2018 New York Coastlines, Fall 2017 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: Features include: How Does Sea Grant Benefit You? ... Surveying Lake Ontario Basin communities about springtime flooding ... Are you prepared for the next hurricane or severe storm? ... Also Upcoming Events and other NYSG research, extension and education stories.
05/11/201809/18/2018 New York Coastlines, Spring 2018 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: NY Coastlines—NYSG's flagship publication—and its news archive, Currents, highlight news, events and other activities from our coastal program's various research, extension and education endeavors throughout NY's marine and Great Lakes waters.
05/20/201509/18/2018 New York Coastlines/Currents, 2015 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: On Blog: January - December 2015 (Blog Post) In a year when we didn't produce our fl...
03/28/201309/18/2018 New York Sea Grant and SUNY “Systemness” | Research - News: For the second annual Critical Issues in Higher Education Conference sponsored by the State University of New York (SUNY), New York Sea Grant was invited to present a poster that shows how its program exhibits “systemness” by interacting with other campuses in the SUNY system.
05/30/201309/18/2018 New York Sea Grant is a Force of Nature | Hurricane Education - Press Release: With hurricane season underway, NYSG offers a news archives and other hurricane-related resources, as well as YouTube clips with the NOAA's 2013 Atlantic hurricane season predictions as well as a Hurricane Preparedness PSA series.
03/03/201409/18/2018 New York Sea Grant Joins NOAA and NWS in Support of 2014's National Severe Weather Preparedness Week | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: Highlighting NYSG's recent round of research and education to raise awareness of severe storms like Superstorm Sandy.
03/06/201309/18/2018 New York Sea Grant Responds to Superstorm Sandy | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, New York Sea Grant (NYSG) has played a role in providing sound information to managers and stakeholders in a timely way. This is a sampling of how we're responding.
05/15/201709/18/2018 New York’s Great Lakes Basin Small Grants Program | CurrentCast Radio/Podcasts (2015-2016 Projects): CurrentCast produced and distributed 20 NYSG-funded segments on topics including invasive species, stormwater management, shoreline protection, riparian restoration, flooding and erosion prevention, wetlands protection, and green infrastructure in New York’s Great Lakes basin.
04/24/201209/18/2018 NOAA and FEMA's National Severe Weather Preparedness Week | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: The NSWP Week initiative (April 22-28, 2002) – a joint effort between NOAA and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), along with a host of federal, state and local partners – is calling on you to “Be a Force of Nature” in your community to help people be prepared should a severe weather event strike.
01/15/201409/18/2018 NOAA and Sea Grant Announce Projects for $1.4M Coastal Storm Awareness Program | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: Sea Grant programs in NJ, NY and CT award $1.4M in funds for 10 projects to improve hazard warnings for tri-state residents.
10/01/201309/18/2018 NOAA and Sea Grant Fund a New Coastal Storm Awareness Program | Coastal Processes & Hazards - Press Release: NOAA Sea Grant announces the award of $1.8M in grants to Sea Grant programs in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut.
05/21/201409/18/2018 NOAA and Sea Grant Issue 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook in NYC | Coastal Processes & Hazards - News: NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a near-normal or below-normal season. The main driver of this year’s outlook is the anticipated development of El Niño this summer. Also: Sea Grant's Social Science Researchers Help Evaluate More Effective Weather Warnings
05/30/201209/18/2018 NOAA and Sea Grant Research Featured at Symposium on Harmful Algal Blooms in NY's Coastal Waters | Brown Tide Research Initiative - News: The symposium, held at Stony Brook-Southampton, was an opportunity for Long Island residents, as well as government and non-government agencies, to learn about the most recent information regarding harmful algal blooms and other environmental problems on Long Island.

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