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Pumpouts in The Great South Bay: Are Boaters Pumping or Dumping? STOP POO-LLUTION! June 19, 2018

Pumping out sewage from boats might not be appealing but is obviously necessary if lavatory facilities are utilized onboard. The proper use of pumpout stations… Read more

New York and New Jersey: A Bridge to Success. We are all deeply connected to the waters we share June 18, 2018

Before co-founding Save The Great South Bay, in 1999 I married and moved to Northern New Jersey.  Having been a lifelong Long Islander and a… Read more

Announcing The Miriam Brown Community Stewardship Awards June 8, 2018

It was just over a year ago that I lost my mom.   She truly was a renaissance woman — cooking, sewing, gardening, restoring wicker antiques,… Read more

South Shore Paddleboards: A Friend of SGSB! May 24, 2018

This video was shot just days before a fire from a nearby business shuttered Karen’s store. She has now camped her business at The Long… Read more

True Blue: “Drink The Bay Clean” Is A Beer For The Bay May 24, 2018

Thank you Mark Burford, Sayville High School ’80, Founder, Brewmaster Emeritus and architect of Drink The Bay Clean! This will be a great summer at… Read more

Seeking Apprentice Oysterers May 24, 2018

Chuck Westfall of Thatch Island Oysters by Captree [ In opening shot ] is looking for future oyster farmers. $15 an hour.   Chuck is also… Read more

Introducing The Creek Defender Program May 24, 2018

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We All Care About Where We’re From — Saving The Bay May 24, 2018

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Save The Great South Bay — An Introduction May 24, 2018

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Blue Point Creek Defender: A Day In Purgatory May 21, 2018

The Blue Point Community Coalition, a newly formed and highly passionate local civic association, has demonstrably taken the ball and run with it.   In that… Read more