Friends of the Bay: Informal Coastal Survey – December 19th, 2018

Recently Heather Johnson had the opportunity to survey the coast of the Oyster Bay / Cold Spring Harbor estuary with Capt. Mitch Kramer, who shared a wealth of knowledge on the area and changes he has seen over time. Below is an informal video record of the trip and some of the sights including a possible […]

Friends of the Bay’s Water Quality Data 2018

December 13, 2018 – Oyster Bay NY: A review of water quality sampling data for 2018 through October finds a generally healthy bay complex. Data from some locations does however reflect water quality that is less ‘healthy’ than other areas. These are, not surprisingly, the locations where bay tributaries discharge – particularly Mill Neck Creek […]

Friends of the Bay Welcomes Three New Board Members

Friends of the Bay Welcomes Three New Board Members: Bill Bleyer, Betsy Lawrence and John Taylor   Bill Bleyer, of Bayville, a Newsday staff writer for 33 years, is the author of four Long Island history books including the upcoming Long Island and the Sea: A Maritime History. An avid sailor, he is also an […]

Harbor/Beach CleanUp – September 15

We are looking forward to seeing our past volunteers and meeting new ones at the Harbor/Beach CleanUp sponsored by the Town of Oyster Bay, Friends of the Bay and North Oyster Bay Baymen’s Association on September 15.