PRESS & PUBLICATIONS
Let Nature Work by Sean O'Neill, SH Press, 01/05/17
Spraying into the wind
On December 12, 2016, the Suffolk County Legislator once again voted to fund the continued use of the pesticide Methoprene by the Department of Public Works Vector Control unit to control mosquito populations. Methoprene, an insect growth regulator that is used in larvicide applications, is a known toxin of fish and shellfish. Impassioned arguments have been made to ban or limit its use in the county by the environmental community over the years, and have sadly, fallen on deaf ears. Perhaps a different argument is needed...
Concerned Citizens of Hampton Bays study claims Bel Aire Cove motel is polluting Penny Pond, SH Press, 10/06/16
New guardian of the bays takes a proactive approach, Southampton Press, September 15, 2016
Peconic Baykeeper Awards $10,000 Grant for Dedicated Shellfish Spawner Sanctuary in Support of Shinnecock Bay Restoration Project
Baywatch, Volume VII
The importance of Bayscaping on Long Island
Climate change, sea level rise, and increasingly frequent storms, together with Long Island's growing and increasingly dense population, are putting significant strain on local ground and surface waters and threatening the vitality of Long Island's fragile ecosystem.