04 July 2015

• Blue Plan Looks to Tackle Issues Affecting Long Island Sound

• Hopefully, before it’s too late.

“Oysters, lobsters, and bass were once the Long Island Sound’s largest exports. But in recent years, changes in water temperature and pollution have triggered a “dead zone” in the Sound -- an area where fish and other wildlife are unable to flourish. The Long Island Sound Blue Plan was passed by the state legislature this past spring to combat this challenge, among others.

”One of the main goals of the Long Island Sound Blue Plan is to provide guidelines for the industrial use of the sound.…”

Please visit this link to read the full article: WNPR

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