21 December 2014

• Lawn Chemicals Greatest Threat to Long Island Sound


“Contrary to popular belief, some of the worst offenders to impact the quality of Long Island Sound and other waterways are not toxic air emissions or untreated waste water, but the commercial chemicals people use to fertilize their lawns and to keep maintain golf courses.

”… excessive nutrients in the form of nitrogen has resulted in massive destruction of seagrass and shoreline habitats….”

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