Articles Tagged ‘Hypoxia’

Panel: More Money Needed To Restore L.I. Sound

Additional federal funding is essential to returning the Long Island Sound back to health, environmental advocates and officials said Tuesday at a Congressional hearing in…



Long Island Sound Could Be “Dead Zone” This Time Of Year

Environmental officials say the so-called “dead zone” of low oxygen in Long Island Sound continues to get worse. The formal name for the condition is hypoxia and has been present in the Sound for decades, appearing during warm summer months.