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04/02/19 2:00pm

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Tom Field shared ideas he and other baymen would like the Town Board to adopt to protect the Island’s surrounding waterways.

Bayman Tom Field has been meeting with his colleagues on a regular basis to discuss issues of importance and to bring them to the Town Board. (more…)

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11/05/18 12:00pm

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Marcus Kaasik at a Town Board special meeting earlier this year on seagrass management.

Are conservation moorings protecting or ruining the environment? (more…)

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12/13/17 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO State Department of Conservation official Soren Dahl, addressing the Town Board Tuesday on the health of the bay and harbor bottoms.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO New York State Department of Conservation official Soren Dahl, addressing the Town Board Tuesday on the health of the bay and harbor bottoms.

With gloomy environmental statistics and worse forecasts for future conditions, it’s rare to here some good news. But that was the case at Tuesday’s Town Board work session. (more…)

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12/02/15 11:57am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Soren Dahl, an official with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, speaking at the Town Board work session Tuesday about developing a plan to save a natural resource growing in Island waters.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Soren Dahl, an official with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, speaking at the Town Board work session Tuesday about developing a plan to save a natural resource growing in Island waters.

With East End municipalities and Suffolk County awakening to a crisis in water quality threatening the future health of the natural world that surrounds the region, there was some good news presented to the Town Board work session Tuesday. (more…)