Dolphins spotted in Long Island Sound

Dolphins in Western Long Island Sound: Youtube footage from a few days ago: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ajh7kQSHF_4&feature=related] Story, with another video with dolphins near Rocky Point, LI, NY at the local paper The North Shore Sun: here More info:

Body found on Plum Island (Long Island, NY)

from Washington Post/AP Story Body found on NY’s Plum Island, disease lab site The Associated Press Friday, January 15, 2010; 3:55 AM PLUM ISLAND, N.Y. — A human body has washed ashore on suburban New York’s tiny Plum Island, where the U.S. government has an aging lab for studying dangerous animal diseases… The Suffolk County […]

Your chance to see dolphins: up to 200 in separate groups in Long Island

Kimberly writes: Now they are saying that there may be up to 200 dolphins swimming around the Long Island Sound. (It’s hard to count because some are above water and some below as they take turns getting air.) And, the original pod has split up into at least two different groups. Scientists say the dolphins […]

Praise for a protector of the Long Island Sound

From the Hartford Advocate: Sound protectors: Lots of environmental groups have the law behind them. Not as many have lawyers, which makes Connecticut Fund for the Environment and its Save the Sound program unique among the state’s eco-watchdogs. When CFE threatens to sue, you better believe they can — and will — if they have […]

Long Island: 1 – Broadwater: 0

The editors of this site were happy to see Governor Paterson come out in opposition to the Broadwater project, and in favor of an aggressive solar economy for NY. We have long opposed the Broadwater project (including our creation of the Anti-Broadwater video with Maureen Dolan from CCE speaking at the Babylon Greens gathering posted […]

Save the Long Island Sound: Call to stop Broadwater now!

Call NY Governor David Paterson at 518-474-8390 or 518-474-7516 and tell him to “Say NO to Broadwater.” Shell Oil and TransCanada are proposing to put Broadwater–an industrial, liquefied natural gas facility in Long Island Sound. This would give multinational corporations a special monopoly on a piece of our waterways. It is an unheard of giveaway […]

U.S. May Act Soon On Broadwater

[Update! December 30, 2008. Bad news on Broadwater: here] from Courant.com The federal agency charged with reviewing the Broadwater natural gas project in Long Island Sound could make its long-awaited final decision Thursday in Washington. The controversial project is on the agenda of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and the panel will hear a presentation […]

Green Party Show: Stop Broadwater

[googlevideo=http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=-2882359966916732289] Maureen Dolan of the Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment spoke at the 11/2/07 Babylon Green Party Gathering at the Pisces Cafe in Babylon, NY on the Broadwater Project slated to be constructed in the LI Sound. More information at Stop Broadwater Wed 11/7/07

Stop Broadwater Wed 11/7/07

Stop Broadwater On Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party will feature an update from the Anti-Broadwater Coalition www.stopbroadwater.org with Maureen Dolan, Executive Programs Manager of Citizens Campaign for the Environment www.citizenscampaign.org. The new location for the Babylon Green Party gathering is at Pisces Cafe, 14A Railroad Avenue, Babylon, NY (631-321-1231) Come […]