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Letters To The Editor

Letters To The Editor

June 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

Dear Editor: The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate Federal funding for the National Sea Grant College Program (Sea Grant). This is a bad idea. Sea Grant is vital! For fifty years, Sea Grant has been helping businesses and communities deal with the challenges inherent in using coastal resources while protecting their long-term sustainability. Sea […]

Strengthening Our Coast

Strengthening Our Coast

October 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Everyone affected by the battering blows delivered by Superstorm Sandy knows our coasts are fragile in the face of nature’s fury. That’s why people like Helen Cheng are hard at work creating resiliency programs for coastal communities. Cheng is the coastal resilience specialist (Jamaica Bay) for New York Sea Grant, part of the National Sea […]