Nature Conservancy of Long Island

Waters off coast of Long Island (Credit: CBS 2)

New Data Shows Alarming Nitrogen Levels In Long Island’s Waterways

In a startling new study by Stony Brook scientists, more than two-thirds of the Island’s coastal waters this summer showed poor to lethal amounts of oxygen.


Fire Island (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Superstorm Sandy Brings Cleaner Water, Native Marine Life Back To Long Island

If you’ve been waiting for superstorm Sandy’s silver lining, wait no longer.