Cuomo administration drops plan for bridge/tunnel crossing LI Sound

The acting commissioner of the state Transportation Department says the project will not be moving forward “at this time.”   From Newsday: The Cuomo administration on Thursday abandoned its proposal to build either a new bridge or tunnel to cross Long Island Sound, an idea that had run into local opposition. Without going into detail, […]

First Long Island Natural History Conference

LONG ISLAND NATURAL HISTORY CONFERENCE The first Long Island Natural History Conference will take place Friday, November 16, andSaturday, November 17. The Friday session in Berkner auditorium at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, NY will comprise a dozen presentations by leading Long Island wildlife biologists and naturalists and a keynote […]

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Website Privacy Policy This web site is owned and operated by or on behalf of Friends of the Bay (FOB). We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us and how we use that information. By visiting, you accept the practices described in this statement. This Privacy Statement […]

Harbor and Beach Cleanup on May 5

Saturday, May 5, 2012 8:00 am Theodore Roosevelt Park Oyster Bay (near boat launching ramps) BBQ and Oyster Bay Clams for participants! Courtesy of NOBBA Rain or Shine Help Save our Environment   Annual Spring Cleanup of Debris Washed Ashore All invited – individuals, families, groups and organizations. Spend the Day and make a difference! […]