May 2019
May 2 CSHH Art for the Harbor art sale and cocktail party
May 14 Startup of 2019 Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
May 15 Startup of 2019 Hempstead Harbor Core Monitoring Program;
Startup of new monitoring program at Tappen Marina for seed-clam project
May 16 Joint Protection Committee Meeting at Nature Conservancy’s Uplands Farm Sanctuary
May 21 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
May 22 Testing for Hempstead Harbor Core Monitoring Program;
Monitoring program at Tappen Marina for seed-clam project
May 28 Testing for 2019 Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
May 29 Testing for Hempstead Harbor Core Monitoring Program;
Monitoring program at Tappen Marina for seed-clam project

April 2019
April 1 Meeting at the Town of North Hempstead re: HinFin/Glenwood Landing project
April 3 Workshop for Glenwood Landing Habitat Restoration participants
April 4 Weekly monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed;
LISS Citizens Advisory Policy Committee conference call
April 5 Conference call on LIS Blueway Trail planning
April 6 Installation of lysimeters for the Glenwood Landing Habitat Restoration project
April 9 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
April 10 Second workshop for participants in the CSHH Glenwood Landing Habitat Restoration Project
April 15 Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments training for new season
April 25 Final testing for 2018 weekly monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed

March 2019
March 1 CSHH ‘s Crawl for a Cause
March 7, 14, 21, 28 Weekly monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed
March 6 Clean Ocean Action conference call re: Atlantic Ocean oil and gas drilling
March 6 LISS Citizens Advisory Ad Hoc Work Group conference call on Army Corps of Engineers NYNJHAT sea barriers study
March 12 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
March 13 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
March 14 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee meeting
March 27 Second workshop for participants in the CSHH Glenwood Landing Habitat Restoration Project

February 2019
February 6, 13, 20, 27 Weekly core monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed
February 12 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
February 13 Clean Ocean Action conference call re: Atlantic Ocean oil and gas drilling
February 19 Interim report due to be released by Army Corps of Engineers NYNJHAT team on sea barriers study
February 26 LISS Citizens Advisory Ad Hoc Work Group conference call on Army Corps of Engineers NYNJHAT sea barriers study
February 28 LI Pathogen TMDL (total maximum daily load) planning, NYS DEC work group conference call

January 2019
January 3, 9, 16, 23, 30 Weekly core monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed
January 9 Clean Ocean Action conference call about Atlantic Ocean oil and gas drilling
January 9 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee Meeting
January 10 LI Pathogen TMDL (total maximum daily load) planning, work group conference call
January 16 LISS Water Quality Monitoring, work group conference call
January 16 Habitat Restoration Workshop for Patagonia-project participants
January 17 Raising the Not-for-Profit Bar, workshop for local organizations
January 22 NYS Ocean Acidification Task Force Meeting 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm @ Nassau County Legislative Building
January 23 Clean Ocean Action conference call about Atlantic Ocean oil and gas drilling
January 29 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee (LISS CAC) work group meeting
January 29 LISS Citizens Advisory Ad Hoc Work Group conference call on Army Corps of Engineers NYNJHAT sea barriers study
January 31 Glenwood Landing/Glenhead Civic Association Meeting

December 2018
December 6, 13, 20, 27 Weekly core monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed
December 4 Long Island Sound Study press event announcing grant awards, Port Jefferson
December 5 NYS DEC meeting on formulating pathogen total maximum daily loads (TMDLs)
December 13 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee meeting, Bridgeport, CT
December 14 CSHH Board of Directors end of year gathering

November 2018
November 8, 15, 22, 29 Weekly core monitoring, winter program focused on Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed
November 13, 14 NYSERDA conference, science of offshore wind energy and environmental impact
November 14 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
November 15 Return and checkout of monitoring equipment for Unified Water Study program;
completion and delivery of 2017 Annual Water-Quality Report for Hempstead Harbor
November 17 Post-storm Troopers beach cleanup at Sea Cliff Beach
November 19 Nassau County Legislature, testimony supporting ban for single-use bags
November 20 North Shore Middle School Community Day-CSHH beach cleanup at Tappen Beach
November 28 Long Island Sound Lobby Day in Washington, DC
November 29 Long Island Sound Nitrogen Reduction Strategy webinar

October 2018
October 2 Unified Water Study data-entry training webinar
October 2, 16 Biweekly monitoring of Hempstead Harbor for Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Weekly monitoring for core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
October 11 Clean Water Shore to Shore event for CSHH and Save the Great South Bay, at Soleil of Roslyn
October 17 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
October 20 Planting native species for the Glenwood Landing habitat-restoration project
October 23 Army Corps of Engineers Sea Barriers meeting, US Merchant Marine Academy
October 24 Long Island Clean Water Partnership annual meeting, Hauppauge
October 30 CSHH Board of Directors Meeting

September 2018
September 4, 20 Biweekly monitoring of Hempstead Harbor for Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
September 4, 14, 19, 26 Weekly monitoring for core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
September 12 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
September 13 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee meeting, Port Jefferson
September 15 International Coastal Cleanup at Tappen Beach
September 21 LI Nitrogen Action Plan meeting
September 24 Press conference in Mamaroneck announcing release of the LIS Report Card
September 26 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
September 29 Nitrogen testing equipment installed for Glenwood Landing habitat restoration project

August 2018
August 2, 8, 15, 23, 29 Weekly monitoring for core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
August 6 Final macrophyte assessment of Hempstead Harbor shoreline, Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
August 7, 21 Biweekly monitoring of Hempstead Harbor for Unified Water Study for LIS EmbaymentsMeeting at Scudder’s Pond re: replacement of gas line running over pond weir
August 9 Meeting with north shore Protection Committee representatives
August 27 Meeting with NYS Assembly representatives in Manhasset regarding LIS funding

July 2018
July 3, 11, 17 Weekly monitoring for core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
July 10, 27 Biweekly monitoring of Hempstead Harbor for Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
July 16 Macrophyte assessment of Hempstead Harbor shoreline, Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments;
Meeting at Scudder’s Pond re: replacement of gas line running over pond weir
July 23 Macrophyte assessment of Hempstead Harbor shoreline, Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments

June 2018
June 5 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
June 6, 13, 20, 27 Weekly monitoring for core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
June 6 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
June 7 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee meeting; Sea Cliff Village Environmental Committee meeting
June 12, 26 Biweekly monitoring of Hempstead Harbor for Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
June 14 Audit of SOPs under Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
June 27 EPA microbial source tracking webinar

May 2018
May 3 Sea Cliff Village Environmental Committee meeting
May 7 Press conference re: proposed plastic-bag ban for Nassau County
May 8 Long Island Nitrogen Action Plan meeting; CSHH Board of Directors meeting
May 22 Community meeting re: Glenwood Landing habitat-restoration project
May 23, 30 Weekly monitoring for 2018 core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor

April 2018
April 4 Planning meeting for Scudder’s Pond cleanup
April 6, 13, 20, 27 Last month for water-sample collection for winter outfall monitoring
April 9 LISS Citizens Advisory Committee meeting, EPA offices, NYC
April 10 CSHH meeting with volunteers
April 10 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
April 17 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
April 18 Training session for Unified Water Study for LIS Embayments
April 19 Whole Foods 5% event to benefit CSHH
April 21 Meeting with Deputy County Executive of Parks and Public Works
March 29 Scudder’s Pond Cleanup

March 2018
March 1 Press conference to opppose the state’s Oyster Bay bridge/tunnel proposal.
March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Winter outfall-monitoring sampling dates
March 2 Meeting with Representative Charles Lavine
March 6 CSHH Board of Directors meeting
March 12 Sea Cliff Village public hearing on proposed plastic-bag ordinance
March 14 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
March 21 Glen Head / Glenwood Business Association meeting
March 22 LISS Citizens Advisory Committee meeting, EPA offices, NYC (postponed)
March 27 Meeting with Deputy County Executive of Parks and Public Works
March 29 Webinar for next round of LISFF grants

February 2018
February 2, 9, 16, 23 Winter outfall-monitoring sampling dates
February 9 Meeting with Senator Marcellino
February 21 Glen Head / Glenwood Business Association Meeting
February 23 Crawl for a Cause
February 27 Meeting, Pace Analytical Labs for nitrogen testing

January 2018
January 5, 12, 19, 26 Winter outfall-monitoring program sampling dates
January 8 Start of 2017 Water-Monitoring Report for Hempstead Harbor
January 28 North Shore Legislative Action Committee meeting
January 24 Development meeting for the 2017 Water-Monitoring Report for Hempstead Harbor
January 25 Bag-It meeting and film
January 26 Press conference and the LI Acquarium to oppose oil drilling off the east coast

December 2017
December 1 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor
December 4 Press event announcing LISFF grant awards for NY
December 8 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor
December 14 LIS Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting, CT
December 22, 29 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor

November 2017
November 1 Water monitoring, beginning of winter outfall program, collection and delivery of samples to lab for bacteria analysis
November 3 Completion of data entry for weekly core monitoring program
November 10 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor
November 14 Unified Water Study equipment loan return to Westport, CT
November 15 HHPC meeting
November 16 Press event announcing LISFF grant awards for CT
November 17 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor
November 24 Water monitoring, winter program for Hempstead Harbor
November 28 Giving Tuesday
November 30 Completion of data entry and submission for 2017 Unified Water Study

October 2017
October 3 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
October 4 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
October 11 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
October 11 HHPC meeting
October 16 Deliver Unified Water Study chlorophyll filters for lab analysis
October 17 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
October 17 CSHH board meeting
October 18 Water monitoring, final survey for Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
October 20 LIS Conference at King’s Point Merchant Marine Academy
October 25 Water monitoring, final survey for core program, regular season
October 25 Environmental Advisory Group meeting
October 26 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study, dropoff of final chorophyll filters for lab analysis
November 1 Water monitoring, beginning of winter outfall program, collection and delivery of samples to lab for bacteria analysis

September 2017
September 5 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
September 5 US Army Corps of Engineers–comments due re: permit application to dredge Glen Cove Creek
September 6 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
September 13 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
September 13 HHPC meeting
September 14 Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting, Long Island Sound Study, Harbor Island Park, Mamaroneck Village
September 14 International Coastal Cleanup, Tappen Beach
September 19 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
September 20 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
September 26 Long Island Sound Day, meeting with congressional reps in Washington, DC
September 27 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
September 27 CSHH board meeting

August 2017
August 2, 9, 16, 24, 30 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
44781 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
39296 Macroalgae assessment for Long Island Sound Unified Water Study

July 2017
July 5, 12, 19, 26 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
July 11, 27 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
July 27 Macroalgae assessment for Long Island Sound Unified Water Study

June 2017
June 13, 27 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study
June 7, 14, 21, 28 Water monitoring, core program for Hempstead Harbor
June 7 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
June 8 Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee meeting
June 11 Sea Cliff Spring Fest
June 12 Nassau County Environmental Advisory Committee meeting
June 27 Nassau County Department of Health meeting

May 2017
May 4 Nassau County Environmental Advisory Committee
May 16 Meeting with TNH Public Safety Commissioner
May 17 Core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor begins 26th season
May 18 First sampling date in Hempstead Harbor for the Long Island Sound Unified Water Study embayment monitoring program
May 24, 31 Core water-monitoring program for Hempstead Harbor
May 25 Long Island Clean Water Partnership Annual Conference
May 30 Water monitoring, Long Island Sound Unified Water Study

April 2017
April 4                               Town of North Hempstead Council Meeting on proposed ATV ban for town property
April  5, 12, 19, 26                       Last weeks of winter sample-collection program for Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed and Scudder’s Pond outfalls
April 13        NYS Department of Environmental Conservation public information session and public hearing
on the proposed amendments to the State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA)
April 20                             Long Island Nitrogen Action Plan Advisory Committee meeting
April 22                             EARTH DAY
April 23              Beer Tasting at Garvies Point Brewery to benefit CSHH
April 26              Day in Washington, DC, to discuss Long Island Sound restoration efforts with congressional representatives

March 2017
March 1, 8, 15, 22,29 Winter water-sample collection for Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed outfall and Scudder’s Pond outfalls
March 3 Long Island Sound Study Climate Change and Sentinel Monitoring Workgroup –NYS water-quality conference call
March 8 United Water Study Training Session
March 8 CSHH Board Meeting
March 15 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee Meeting
March 16 Long Island Sound Study Citizen Advisory Committee.
March 27 United Water Study meeting on Tier II testing parameters

February 2017
February 1, 10, 16, 22 Winter water-sample collection for Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed outfall and Scudder’s Pond outfalls
February 23 Nassau County Environmental Advisory Committee
February 24 Crawl for a Cause, sponsored by CSHH and SC Beach Committee

January 2017
January 4, 11, 18, 25 Winter water-sample collection for Powerhouse Drain Subwatershed outfall and Scudder’s Pond outfalls
January 9 EPA Citizens Science Forum, Manhattan
January 11 United Water Study meeting, Bridgeport, CT
January 11 Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee meeting
January 17 CSHH Board Meeting
January 18 “Visioning” session for the redevelopment of the Town of North Hempstead Beach Park along with 200 acres of wooded area nearby, Port Washington
January 19 Nassau County Environmental Advisory Committee meeting, Mineola
January 20 Long Island Sound Study Climate Change and Sentinel Monitoring Workgroup conference call
January 27 Long Island Sound Citizens Advisory Committee/Science and Technology Advisory Committee meeting, Bridgeport, CT