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Put a Bow on a Greener Planet

Put a Bow on a Greener Planet

September 30, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

Eco-conscious boaters want to support our planet, waterways, and sea critters all year round. In a season of sharing and gifting, selecting presents from groups and organizations that share your goals will make gift recipients happy and lift up the earth at the same time. Here are eight sites working to improve the world and […]

Give More This Holiday Season

Give More This Holiday Season

December 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  The holidays are a time of joy and sharing, so it’s nice to add groups and organizations to your gift-giving plans that support our waterways, shores, sea creatures, and our entire planet. By all means support your favorite sea charity or non-profit, but if you need a suggestion, here are eight organizations working hard […]

The Peconic Estuary

The Peconic Estuary

May 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Have you heard why “green” boating tips are so important to follow? One reason: our local waterways are so unique and amazing that they clearly deserve boaters’ respect.

Counting on Clams

Counting on Clams

July 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

For the last six years, scientists at The Nature Conservancy on Long Island have been taking a gamble to revive the once-abundant clam population in the Great South Bay. And they’re doing it by steadily putting clams back into protected areas in the bay and working with federal, state, and local governments on management plans and water quality projects to ensure the clams’ long-term survival.

Caught in the Current: The Oil Spill and Long Island

July 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

While the aftermath of the Gulf spill may not pose a direct threat to Long Island in the same way as it affects the Gulf States, preparedness here is key.

Green Boat Organizations

Green Boat Organizations

August 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Green Boat Organizations in Long Island