A key component of FOB’s mission is to conduct and support research and monitor the health of the Bay and surrounding estuary.
Watershed Action Plan (WAP)
The Watershed Action Plan identifies prioritized action items to protect and improve the ecological integrity and productivity of the Oyster Bay/Cold Spring Harbor estuary and surrounding watershed and will be developed… learn more
State of the Watershed (SOW)
The State of the Watershed Report summarizes existing environmental and land use conditions in the watershed. It is a comprehensive document that integrates many environmental indicators to assess the current health learn more
Friends of the Bay Water Quality Data
Friends of the Bay received a Quality Assurance Project Plan from the Environmental Protection Agency in April of 2006. Friends of the Bay has a long standing water quality monitoring program which began in the late 1990s. Data from 2005 and earlier is available upon request.