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Long Island Sound Day in D.C.!

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3:00am—BEEP BEEP BEEP That was the sound of CCE’s staff waking up to spend the day in D.C. fighting for Long Island Sound restoration and protection funding.  We boarded the bus in the early hours of the morning with other Long Island stakeholders, including Coalition to Save Hempstead Harbor, Friends of the Bay, Save the […]

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Funding Federal Water Protection Programs (Should Be) a No-Brainer

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It’s that time of year again – federal budget talks are in full swing (and fittingly, so is the beach and boating season), and crucial water protection programs are on the chopping block. Despite the fact that healthy water bodies are essential to our economy and quality of life, the necessary programs that restore and […]

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