Abandoned Kayak Prompts Search Near New Haven; Kayaker Later Found SafeU.S. Coast Guard crews launched a search for a possible missing person Sunday, after an unmanned kayak was found near the rocks at Lighthouse Point in New Haven, Connecticut.
Marine Patrol Rescues Kids After Canoe Drifts Out Into Long Island SoundThe Labor Day canoe outing for three kids enjoying the waning days of summer turned into a lesson on the dos and don'ts of safe boating delivered directly from a police marine patrol.
Pending Ban On Harvesting Draws Grumbles From Long Island Sound LobstermenThere was plenty of lobster at the Land And Sea Fish Market in Mount Sinai, but none of it is from the Long Island Sound.
Climate Change Blamed For Pushing Lobsters Out Of Long Island SoundCommercial lobster boats in New York landed 112 metric tons of lobsters in 2013, a record low.
Group Sues Westchester County Over Long Island Sound Sewage SpillsWe often hear that some local beaches are closed after heavy rain, with sewers overflowing and running into the Long Island Sound. Now, a group is taking action.
3 Kayakers Rescued After Becoming Stranded On Long Island SoundPolice in Suffolk County rescued three kayakers from the Long Island Sound Tuesday, after they were unable to get back to shore on their own.
New Legislation Could Help Protect, Restore Long Island SoundOfficials and environmentalists from several communities along Long Island Sound gathered at Hempstead Harbor on Monday to sound the alarm.
Baby Beluga Whales Make Big Splash Off Long IslandSince Friday, sightings abound of three whales in the shallow, calm Long Island Sound.
Trio Of Small Beluga Whales Spotted Off Long Island's Gold CoastA trio of small beluga whales was spending the start of the Memorial Day weekend in the waters off Long Island's Gold Coast.
Connecticut Aims To Clean Up Sewage Removal From BoatsState environmental officials are aiming to collect more than 1 million gallons of sewage this season from recreational vessels in Long Island Sound.
Connecticut Probing Nuclear Plant Water Released Into Long Island SoundThe water, which is discharged after cooling the nuclear reactors at the Millstone Power Station, creates a warm current that some fishermen say has the beneficial effect of attracting flounder and other species.
Officials Working To Determine Impact Bridgeport Fire Had On Long Island SoundThe waters off Long Island Sound from Stratford to Fairfield remained closed to fishing and shellfishing Monday following last week's massive warehouse fire in Bridgeport.