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Accession Number PB2013-102483
Title Long Island Sound Study FY2012 Work Plan.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 52p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Long Island Sound Study (LISS) Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan (CCMP) approved in 1994 by the States of New York (NY) and Connecticut (CT) and by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), identified the following primary action areas that continue to require coordinated and sustained action by the Management Conference: (1) hypoxia, or the lack of dissolved oxygen in the water column; (2) toxic substances pollution; (3) pathogen contamination; (4) floatable debris pollution; (5) management and conservation of living resources and their habitats; (6) land use and development; and (7) public involvement and education.
Keywords Cooperative agreements
Estuaries
Funding
Long Island
Natural resources management
US EPA


 
Source Agency Environmental Protection Agency General
NTIS Subject Category 48B - Natural Resource Management
47 - Ocean Sciences & Technology
47D - Biological Oceanography
Corporate Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. National Estuary Program.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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