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03/30/2020 Staying Connected: NYSG's Related Resources | COVID-19: New York Sea Grant's Rapid Response Support for its Coastal Stakeholders - News: Welcome to "Staying Connected," NYSG's web portal to online resources for a variety of our stakeholders (including educators, the seafood industry, among others) as well as some of our program's partners. We also provide opportunities for researchers and educators, and more.
06/14/2020 Long Island High School-ers Offer Winning "Solutions for Pollution" | Long Island Sound Study - News: Students were asked to submit concepts for reducing trash in Long Island's waterways and beaches with a focus on the Long Island Sound and its associated harbors.
03/19/2020 2020 Long Island Sound Study Mentor Teacher Program: Accepting Applications | Long Island Sound Study - News: Applications are now being accepted through April 28, 2020 for Mentor Teachers, who, once chosen, will receive a $1,200 stipend and have access to a programming budget and Long Island Sound resources for their workshop.
04/23/2020 In Photos: Long Island Sound Marine Debris Reduction | Marine Debris - Press Release: The Marine Debris Action Plan for Long Island Sound, led by Sea Grant programs in New York and Connecticut, is one of eight projects awarded funding through NOAA’s Sea Grant-Marine Debris Special Projects Competition.
04/07/2020 New York Coastlines, Spring 2020 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: Check out stories from the spring 2020 issue of our flagship publication, NY Coastlines, and be sure you're on our e-list to receive our next issue, which is slated for release in late spring / early summer to our e-subscribers. We'll send you issues weeks before they're online.
02/22/2020 New York Coastlines, Winter 2020 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: Check out stories from the winter 2020 issue of our flagship publication, NY Coastlines, and be sure you're on our e-list to receive our latest issue, which was released in early April to our e-subscribers. We'll send you the issue before it's online in mid-late April.
03/14/2020 Long Island Sound Study: 2019 Mentor-Teacher Workshops | Publications: Success Stories - Extension (2020): Providing classroom teachers with tools to educate about Long Island Sound subjects is key to NYSG's support of professional development opportunities
12/06/2019 New York Coastlines, Fall 2019 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: Check out stories from the fall 2019 issue of our flagship publication, NY Coastlines, and be sure you're on our e-list to receive our latest issue, which was released in mid-February 2020 to our e-subscribers. We'll send you the issue before it's online in early March.
02/22/2020 Registration Now Open for Long Island Sound Study Workshop | Long Island Sound Study - Press Release: This springtime workshop, sponsored by Long Island Sound Study, focuses on creating successful behavior change campaigns
01/27/2020 In Media: New Long Island Sound Study Outreach Coordinator at SBU | Long Island Sound Study - News: Perez-Viscasillas’ role is to provide science-based information about Long Island Sound to residents of New York.
01/25/2020 NYSG Hires New Long Island Sound Study Outreach Coordinator | Long Island Sound Study - Press Release: Perez-Viscasillas’ role is to provide science-based information about Long Island Sound to residents of New York.
06/16/2011 After More Than 40 Years, Hempstead Harbor Reopens Shellfish Areas | Long Island Sound Study - News: On June 1, NYSDEC reopened approximately 2,500 acres of shellfish beds for shellfish harvesting in outer Hempstead Harbor and Long Island Sound.
06/13/2011 NOAA's Dr. Jane Lubchenco Visits NYSG | : Meet and Greet for Dr. Jane Lubchenco with New York Sea Grant and Partners at Stony Brook Universit...
09/09/2009 A Sound Research Cruise on the R/V Seawolf | :

In August '09, Newsday's Jennifer Smith accompanied SoMAS researchers aboard the R/V Seawolf  on a day-long sampling cruise in the area of the western Long Island Sound near Execution Rocks. Dr. Gordon Taylor, Dr. Kamazima Lwiza, and their students collected water samples for their study of the interplay between microscopic organisms, water mixing, and summertime hypoxia (low oxygen conditions.) The study is one of five two-year research projects funded in large part through the US EPA’s Long Island Sound Study with additional funds from the New York and Connecticut Sea Grant programs.

08/02/2019 New York Coastlines, Early Summer 2019 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: Check out stories from the early summer issue of our flagship publication, NY Coastlines, and be sure you're on our e-list to receive our next issue, slated for release to our subscribers in November.
11/20/2019 In Media: CCNY’s Maria Tzortziou Leads Vital Long Island Sound Ecological Study | Long Island Sound (Research) - Press Release: Over the next two years, Tzortziou and her collaborators will address the challenge of gathering and interpreting data from satellite images of Long Island Sound.
11/16/2019 NYSG and Long Island Sound Study Serve Up Education at LI Oyster Fest | Long Island Sound Study - News: Attendees of the fall festival stopped by to test their knowledge of local beaches for a chance to win goodies.
11/16/2019 #DontTrashLISound: Summer Social Media Campaign Reaches Large Audience | Long Island Sound Study - News: In Summer 2019, local environmental groups, municipalities, and the Long Island Sound Study asked LI Sound residents to Break the single use plastic habit via a 7-week social media campaign.
11/16/2019 Second Annual Estuary Day Helps Keep Microplastic and Marine Debris out of Long Island Sound | Long Island Sound Study - News: Estuary Day, a kick off to National Estuary Week in mid-September, was honored in Oyster Bay, NY with an educational day that celebrated the three estuaries of Long Island – The Long Island Sound, Peconic Estuary, and the South Shore Estuary.
12/19/2018 New York Coastlines, Early Winter 2018 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: NYSG's latest e-newsletter, New York Coastlines, has come ashore. Check out the Winter '18 edition, which features our latest fellowship as well as stories on coastal tourism, flood resiliency, stewardship, climate challenges and more ...
05/08/2019 Currents Clips | News: This is a new series of one to two minute video summaries that immerse NYSG's Web site visitors, social media followers and NY Coastlines subscribers into the program's coastal research, extension and education stories.
02/23/2019 In Media: Crucial LI Sound Research Receives Funding | Long Island Sound (Research) - News: More than $1.5 million in funding has been awarded for four research projects looking into ecological issues in the Long Island Sound (LIS) and its watershed.
12/11/2018 In Photos, On YouTube: NYSG and the Long Island Sound Study prepare teachers to "Be in the KNOW" | Long Island Sound Study - News: The Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher program, now in its eighth year, provides teachers the opportunity to educate their peers and share successful classroom teaching strategies on issues that affect the health of Long Island Sound.
12/11/2018 In Photos: New York Sea Grant, Long Island Sound Study Celebrate Inaugural Long Island Estuary Day | Long Island Sound Study - News: This year marked the 30th anniversary of National Estuary Week (NEW), established by the Environmental Protection Agency and celebrated by estuarial organizations all over the country.
10/08/2017 K to Gray Education: Resources From New York and Beyond | Education - News: An interactive online feature showcases the value and impact of Sea Grant education program from coast-to-coast, highlighting activities for youth, university and adult levels from Sea Grant's network of 33 U.S. programs.
09/10/2019 Marine Debris a Focus of New York State’s Second Annual Long Island Estuary Day | Long Island Sound Study - Press Release: Estuary day—a partnership between the three Long Island Estuary Programs: Peconic Estuary Program, Long Island Sound Study, and South Shore Estuary Reserve—is an excellent opportunity for organizations and individuals alike to enjoy and learn about estuaries.
06/20/2019 New Web Site of Long Island Sound Seafloor Habitats Now Available | Long Island Sound Study - Press Release: This new website provides important scientific information about Long Island Sound to the public, which will help create a better understanding of the Sound’s ecosystems.
09/13/2018 New York Coastlines, Late Summer - Early Fall 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.
05/11/2018 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.
06/08/2019 New York Sea Grant Hosts the 2019 Long Island Sound Research Conference | Long Island Sound (Research) - News: The conference served as an opportunity for over 100 marine researchers to cross their usual boundaries of interests and learn about science happening in a wide array of subjects and disciplines.
02/25/2019 On YouTube: Estuary Day Collaborative a Success for Long Island | Publications: Success Stories - Extension (2019): A first-collaborative Estuary Day event for Long Island helped bring awareness of estuarine benefits to local community members
02/25/2019 On YouTube: Long Island Sound Stewards: Engaging Students as Citizen Scientists | Publications: Success Stories - Extension (2019): NYSG’s Long Island Sound Stewards program engages K-12 and college students in citizen science research projects
06/20/2019 On YouTube: NYSG Offers Interactive Coastal-Themed Activities at Stony Brook University's Earthstock | Education - News: In addition to offering some interactive activities, NYSG provided festival-goers with fact sheets on rip currents safety and newsletters like Sound Update, which provides a snapshot of efforts being undertaken by Long Island Sound Study, a NYSG partner organization.
02/06/2019 On YouTube: Over $1.5 Million Funds Four Long Island Sound Research Projects | Long Island Sound (Research) - Press Release: Projects, which were a focus of a March'19 conference, address Sound ecological health topics, like hypoxia, biological parameters for water quality management and the scope and impact of landscaping practices.
09/09/2018 Sea Grant Spotlights What You Can Do to Help Long Island Sound | Long Island Sound Study - News: In its second year, LISS's marine debris campaign, LISS’s second focused on encouraging Long Island Sound residents to “Break the Single-Use Plastic Habit” by bringing their reusable bags and bottles to the beach.
08/22/2018 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.
03/24/2019 Variations in Tiny Undersea Habitats Greater than Previously Thought | Research - News: In a recent article published in PLoS ONE by NYSG-funded investigators, the authors ask how well marine scientists, statistically, describe reality. If samples are drawn from very geographically distant locations, what do they tell us?
04/02/2015 $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.
06/29/2016 A Report Card for Long Island Sound | Long Island Sound Study - News: This Eco Health Report Card compares five water quality indicators: dissolved oxygen, nitrogen, chlorophyll a, phosphorus and water clarity
09/23/2013 EPA, LISS and NYSG Encourage Thousands to 'Toast the Coast' for National Estuaries Day | NYC - News: Celebrate the 25th annual National Estuaries Day with a nationwide “Toast the Coast” via social media and at Alley Pond Environmental Center's Little Neck Bay Festival.
12/15/2014 Hands-On Teacher Workshops a “Re-Sounding” Success | Long Island Sound Study - News: In Fall 2014, formal and informal educators from all along New York’s Long Island Sound coastline learned about Long Island Sound topics of marine debris, geology, and climate change through hands-on teacher workshops.
12/15/2014 Long Island Pitches in for NY’s First Invasive Species Week | Long Island Sound Study - News: Learn more on "what you can do" in your own backyard via The Long Island Sound Study and the New York Invasive Species Clearinghouse.
02/18/2014 Long Island Sound 2014 Mentor Teacher Program | Long Island Sound Study - News: New York Sea Grant is currently accepting applications for four Mentor Teachers as part of the Long Island Sound Mentor Teacher program, now in its fourth year in New York.
04/17/2014 Long Island Sound Stewardship in New York | Long Island Sound Study - News: In Spring 2014, Long Island Sound Study partners with the Town of Brookhaven for field trips to several Long Island Sound Stewardship Sites.
09/25/2017 Model Reproduces Recent Changes in Ocean Climate around New York City and the Mid-Atlantic | Climate / Research - News: Professor Nickitas Georgas surveying Hudson River conditions on the coastal ice cutter Sturgeon...
04/21/2014 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...
03/15/2013 New Report Tracks Health of Long Island Sound | Long Island Sound - News: How does Long Island Sound measure up? Find out by downloading the Sound Health 2012 report. The report looks at indicators of the Sound’s health in the areas of water quality, coastal and animal populations, climate, habitats, and land use.
03/22/2019 New York Coastlines, Late Winter 2019 | Publications - Articles / Web Extras: In June, NYSG will release the late Spring / early Summer '19 issue of its flagship publication, New York Coastlines. E-subscribers will receive it first, so be sure to sign up ... and, in the meantime, check out our late Winter '19 edition.
09/25/2017 New York Sea Grant Names Two New Coastal Hazards Specialists and an Outreach Educator | Extension - News: In their new positions, three new NYSG staffers are looking after New York coastlines and populations and conducting outreach regarding hazards and stewardship opportunities.
08/12/2013 NOAA, EPA, NYSDEC, Others Partner to Survey Long Island Sound's Seafloor | Long Island Sound - News: An update to a multi-year seafloor mapping project for Long Island Sound first announced in early summer '12 by a number of partners, including NOAA, Sea Grant's federal funding agency.

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