Long Island’s bays and harbors are one of New York’s most crucial habitats. And for many, they also represent a place to swim, a way to make a living, a glass of drinking water. Clean water is also essential for healthy fisheries, an important part of our local economy. That’s why The Nature Conservancy has made Long Island’s water quality one of its priority projects.
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Nitrogen pollution is threatening Long Island's water quality. Watch these brand new true stories from local Long Islanders. Watch now.
We all have a good reason to make sure our water supply is clean and healthy, and we each have a part to play. Find out how you can get involved with this critical issue.
A pilot for nitrogen reduction begins in Cold Spring Harbor.
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See what we're doing to restore water-purifying shellfish in Long Island's bays.
Learn why Long Island's wetlands and marshes are such critical habitats.