Woman Rescued After Floating A Mile Off Shore In Long Island SoundFrom a police helicopter, rescuers spotted the swimmer in distress and dropped flotation devices before getting her on a boat.
Fluid From Underground Con Edison Equipment Leaks, Streams Into New Rochelle HarborA spokesperson says it coats transmission cables to keep them cool, describing it like a mineral oil and nonhazardous.
Save The Sound Releases 2021 Report On Water Quality At Long Island Sound BeachesThe report looked at water quality at more than 200 beaches on the Sound across New York and Connecticut.
Seen On Video: Deer Rescued From Long Island Sound After Getting Paint Can Stuck On HeadThe deer is now recovering at the Strong Island Animal Rescue and is expected to be fine.
Nonprofit Group Gives Water Quality Report Cards To Bays Along Long Island SoundWhich bays along the Sound have the best and worst water quality? A new ranking gives grades A through F to dozens.
Health Officials Warn Of Infections From LI Sound WaterFour patients in August and one in July were diagnosed with relatively rare Vibrio vulnificus infections, according the state Department of Public Health.
Connecticut Health Officials Report Rise In Infections From Long Island Sound WaterThe cases reported this summer came in adults ages 49 and 85 years old from Fairfield, Middlesex and New Haven counties.
1 Dead, 3 Rescued After Boat Capsizes In Long Island SoundThe 17-foot boat overturned near Middle Ground, a location roughly midway between Connecticut and New York, on Sunday morning.
How Clean Is Your Beach? New Report Grades Water Safety At 200 Locations Along Long Island SoundWater samples were collected from 200 beaches on Long Island, Westchester and Connecticut.
6 People Rescued After Boat Capsizes On Long Island SoundThere was a dramatic water rescue on the Long Island Sound on Sunday evening.
Hart Island, The Largest Public Burial Ground In U.S., May Soon Be Controlled By NYC Parks DepartmentHart Island, a giant cemetery that many advocates consider neglected for years, is finally getting noticed by City Hall.
Cabot The Great White Shark Now Detected On The South Side Of Long IslandThe great white shark that was detected Monday in the Long Island Sound is apparently on the move.
Real Life 'Jaws?' Great White Shark Tracked Into Long Island SoundOcearch, a group that tracks ocean life, posted a picture of the 10-foot fish swimming through the waters not far from shore.
Fishermen Rescued From Inflatable Float On Long Island SoundSuffolk County police said the men were fishing near Crane Neck Road in Old Field when they were pulled about two miles offshore.
Scientists Examining Spike In Marine Life Deaths On L.I.It's an unusual spike in marine life deaths. One day alone this week, eight beached animals washed up on Long Island's north and south forks.