environment

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The federal government has ordered a new environmental impact study of Plum Island. The government says the study will postpone the planned sale of the island by several years.

David Zalubowski / AP

On Thursday the Trump administration introduced a proposal to roll back auto emission and fuel efficiency standards for new vehicles, which were put in place by President Barack Obama.

Long Island Couple Adopts Zero-Waste Lifestyle

Jul 19, 2018
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A Long Island couple say they take out the garbage only three times a year after adopting a waste-free lifestyle.

Electric Boat Settles With EPA Over Stormwater Pollution

Jul 19, 2018
Electric Boat

The Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement with the Groton, Connecticut, submarine manufacturer Electric Boat for violating the Clean Water Act.

DEEP Warns Beachgoers About Dangers Of Milford's Sandbar

Jul 5, 2018
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The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is warning visitors to Silver Sands State Park in Milford not to walk out on its famed sandbar when it is covered with water.

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