Climate Change

Shelter Island Ferry Adjusts To Climate Change

Mar 28, 2019
Courtesy of North Ferry Company

Shelter Island, a small town nestled in the Peconic Bay between Long Island’s Twin Forks, is accessible by two ferries, the North Ferry and the South Ferry companies. There are no bridges to the island.

Bill Calls For An Emissions-Free NY By 2050

Feb 18, 2019
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A bill in the New York State legislature would set the goal to cut greenhouse emissions by 100 percent by 2050.

Lamont Aims For 'Zero-Carbon Connecticut'

Jan 18, 2019
Brian Scott-Smith

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont says every decision he makes as governor will be viewed through an “environmental lens.” He said he heard the concerns of the young volunteers on his campaign.

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A proposed bill in Connecticut would mandate instruction in climate change in public schools statewide, beginning in elementary school.

LI Towns Receive Aid For Storm Recovery And Protection

Jan 2, 2019
Mark Lennihan / AP

Brookhaven Town could receive more than $1 million in state grants for environmental protection and infrastructure projects.