We knew the time would come when the plan for the Bridge/Tunnel Sound Crossing would rear its head again … and it has. The Long Island Sound Crossing Feasibility Study was released, and we are sharing it with you. To view a PDF of the Study, click here: Long-Island-Sound-Feasibility_of_Bridge_Tunnel Friends of the Bay joins with […]
October 20, 2017: This summer saw the inauguration of a pilot oyster gardening program in the village of Laurel Hollow. The program drew enthusiastic support from local residents and was led by Laurel Hollow Village Trustee Jeff Miritello. Volunteers were trained and built oyster floats and performed frequent cleaning and measuring. Last Saturday, more than […]
Be a part of a great Oyster Bay / Cold Spring Harbor tradition by coming out to volunteer on Saturday morning, April 21. Last year we were proud to do out part in a worldwide cleanup effort that involved 560,000 volunteers in 91 countries, who picked up more than 16 million pounds of trash. Check […]
How’s the Water by Paul DeOrsay Friends of the Bay Osprey Watch One of our surest signs of spring around Oyster Bay and Cold Spring Harbor is the return of our ospreys. Males should be arriving any day now, and their female companions should follow in a couple of weeks from their wintering grounds in […]
That is, until there are no more. Menhaden catch is at 10% of its historic levels. Learn more!