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Long Island Sound.

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Long Island Sound is a vital environmental, recreational, tourist, and economic resource to New York and Connecticut, providing economic value of $17 - $37 billion. The health of the Sound is crucial to the livelihood of the communities that surround it. There are more than 23 million people living within a 50-mile radius of Long Island Sound, and it supports more than 191,000 watershed-dependent jobs. CCE works at the local, state, and federal levels to protect Long Island Sound's water quality, wildlife habitat, open spaces, and heritage:

Long Island Sound Protection

Victory Over Broadwater

Long Island Sound Dredged Material

Millstone Nuclear

Updated by lburch 7/10/15