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STGSB Podcast Episodes

STGSB Podcast Episode 7: What is Prosocial?

February 8, 2020

On this episode of Water Matters, documentary filmmaker Alan Honick & Dr. Kristin Perret discuss how prosocial interventions can help communities come to a consensus on local issues that seem otherwise intractable. Prosocial takes into account the needs of all stakeholders. It seeks to find common ground in bringing all… Read more

STGSB Podcast Episode 6: Sewer Czar

January 17, 2020

Suffolk County and New York State recognize the pressing need to address significant nitrogen levels in our local waterways and groundwater caused in part by underground septic tanks. On this episode of Water Matters, Marshall Brown talks with Peter Scully, sewer czar of Suffolk County, on the issue of septic… Read more

STGSB Podcast Episode 5: Methoprene & Emerging Contaminants

December 17, 2019

Emerging contaminants, such as 1,4-dioxane, were a hot topic in 2019 and sure to continue to be well into the future. Learn more about them as well as the toxic effects of methoprene, the mosquito pesticide, on our marshlands in this Save The Great South Bay Speaker Series conversation moderated… Read more


STGSB Podcast Episode 4: Native Planting with Matt Gettinger

December 17, 2019

Go native! In this episode of Water Matters, we are joined by Matt Gettinger of Long Island Natives. As one of the most comprehensive native plant producers in New York, LI Natives is dedicated to growing a wide variety of native species representing the local flora of the northeastern United… Read more


STGSB Podcast Episode 3: Shellfish and the Revitalization of the Great South Bay

December 16, 2019

If one oyster can filter up to 50 gallons of water a day, how would one billion oysters affect water quality? Listen in as our distinguished panel discusses the economic and environmental potential of returning shellfish to the Bay during our Speaker Series entitled “Shellfish and the Revitalization of the… Read more

Sustainable Development

STGSB Podcast Episode 2: The Challenges of Sustainable Development

December 6, 2019

Commercial developers and environmentalists may not seem likely bedfellows but surprisingly there is much common ground when it comes to sustainable development. Listen in to our recent conversation with real estate developer Anthony Bartone of Terwilliger & Bartone Properties and Charles Bevington, President of the Sierra Club of Long Island,… Read more

Save The Great South Bay Swamp Forest

STGSB Podcast Episode 1: Water Quality Task Force

November 18, 2019

Listen to Episode 1 of the podcast featuring Frank Piccininni speaking to the Assembly Minority Conference’s Water Quality Task Force about funding and native plantings. Read more