Activist groups fight for Environmental Changes

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With over 140 active toxic plumes polluting Long Island groundwater, how can the drinking water be protected? Erosion has been battering the shorelines for decades and now we see the accelerated effects of climate change with rising water levels and increased intensity of storms and hurricanes. Grassroots activists and responsible lawmakers are busy proposing legislation and educating members and the public on the environmental issues facing Long Island. The entire Atlantic coast has been under duress from climate change creating the need for coastal protection. In addition, New York State…read more