Save the Sound, a program of Connecticut Fund for the Environment, released the following statement today following the announcement that New York’s portion of Long Island Sound has been approved for designation as a No Discharge Zone by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
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All of Long Island Sound — from the East River out to Fishers Island — could soon join the Peconic Bay estuary as a federally designated no-discharge zone. Click this environmental headline to read more of this story.
The Congressman from New York has asked the EPA to approve a “No Discharge Zone” designation for all New York waters in Long Island Sound, as requested by the New York State Department of Environmental Protection in August.