Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Seas-ing on Ways to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Seas-ing on Ways to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

May 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

. With reports that the seas are rising at the fastest rate in the last 28 centuries, now is the time to take action to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), concentrations of greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and fluorinated gases) increase earth’s average temperature, influence […]

Helping the Gowanus Canal Come Clean

Helping the Gowanus Canal Come Clean

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Helping the Gowanus Canal Come Clean Aquatic robot aids effort to save polluted NYC waterway Peering into the opaque, olive-toned water of Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal from the safety of my canoe, I spotted patches of lavender oil speckling the surface. Clumps of unidentifiable garbage floated past my paddle. Up ahead, pedestrians crossing the Union Street […]

Preserving LI Sound

Preserving LI Sound

March 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Long Island Sound – Protection and Preservation By Leslie Fazin