Note the interactive map of the creek below:
This is to certify that the bearer worked as a volunteer for Save The Great South Bay as part of our Creek Defender Program …
The 2nd Annual 5K Run For The Bay Is Happening In Sayville This Saturday! 500 + entrants already! Run for a healthier bay!
The Creek Defender Program is for the 41 creeks that feed into The Great South Bay. Babylon is our model. On April 21st, with the help of 100 volunteers, we planted a swamp forest and pulled 39 tires out of the woods
If we are to revitalize The Great South Bay, we need to improve the health of the mainland. The mainland's groundwater is polluted, and its ecosystems are ravaged. The bay is mostly a symptom of this. Long Island needs to 'go native' and restore as much habitat as possible.
As I sit in my office on yet another dreary early spring day, I think of all that's really just around the corner for Save The Great South Bay and for this community we are building.
Save The Great South Bay welcomes each and all to Tres Palms on March 28th, Wednesday! We will be discussing our goals for the …
Greetings everyone! Spring is in sight, and soon we will all be back on the bay again! While things have been quiet, they’ve …
Hiring a landscaper for 2018? Make sure they are being 'green' about it. Ask them to use a mulching mower so that the grass clippings can feed your lawn. That is the best food your lawn can have. Why have the clippings dumped in a landfill so that you have to throw expensive chemical fertilizers on it?
If you have pets or children, love nature and respect your neighbors, avoid pesticides. If you kill the bugs, you kill the soil. There will be fewer birds, amphibians. Pesticides also have a way of ending up in our drinking water and our bays, rivers and ponds. We are seeing a global collapse of insects, including the pollinators. Let's stop with the Roundup. There are natural ways of dealing with insects. Dragon flies, bats, and birds like Purple Martins are all voracious mosquito eaters. Take this route over Mosquito Squad. Your grandchildren will thank you.