Richard Amper

Toxic Rust Tide Hits Long Island’s East End At The Height Of Summer Tourist SeasonJust when you thought that it was safe to go in the water, a danger is lurking off of Long Island's east end, and it's the worst that anyone has seen in years.
Bellone: Long Island's Water Quality Is No. 1 Priority Of My AdministrationA new water pollution study on Long Island claims nitrogen levels in the ground and surface water have become critically high.
Yaphank Residents Oppose Sandy Car Auction; Cite EnvironmentThere is a plan to clear 55 acres of forest on Long Island to create an auction site for vehicles damaged by superstorm Sandy, but there is a battle over the plan.