Posts Tagged ‘ No Discharge Zone ’

Long Island Sound a no discharge zone: New York

Sep 6th, 2011 | By

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.

Eastern L.I. Sound close to gaining no-discharge zone status

Apr 23rd, 2011 | By

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.

Rep. Bishop urges EPA to ban sewage discharges

Sep 30th, 2010 | By

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.