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Seeding Our Waters

Seeding Our Waters

October 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In the fall, many land-based agricultural growing operations prepare for harvest.  On the water, the timing is right for a special aquaculture-based planting operation.  Hundreds of thousands of baby clams and oysters will soon be sent off from their hatchery at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center in Southold (SCMELC), to seed […]

Suffolk County Stormwater Management Program

Suffolk County Stormwater Management Program

April 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Oil and grease from roadways, pesticides, fertilizers, pet waste, sediments from construction, and carelessly discarded trash and litter are all common pollutants found in stormwater runoff.

Late Winter 2011 Featured Writer

December 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Chris Pickerell is a Marine Biologist with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County who has been studying and restoring local eelgrass populations for 17 years (he is also the son of noted Long Island bayman and boat builder Howard Pickerell).  Follow Cornell’s Eelgrass Program at www.seagrassli.org or contact Chris at: Pickerell@cornell.edu

Green Boat Organizations

Green Boat Organizations

August 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Green Boat Organizations in Long Island