by Carol Kauffman Nowlin, Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation convened its national network of environmental grantees in Oyster Bay, Long Island, last week with one goal: Addressing America’s toughest water resource challenges. Dr. Christopher Gobler, head of the Gobler Laboratory at SUNY Stony Brook, presented the keynote address on his research exploring the causes and effects of harmful algal blooms, as well as potential solutions.
Our Water Positive docuseries tells the story of Long Islanders rallying for clean water
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In this final installment in the Water Positive docuseries commissioned by The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation, National Geographic photographer Andy Mann captures the fight to preserve the close-knit fishing communities along Long Island’s north shore.
55 and over community hosts National Grid’s first installation – NYSERDA launches additional projects throughout Long Island
Installations support Governor Cuomo’s goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent by 2030
October 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ - National Grid and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced two demonstration projects that will provide clean heating and cooling systems (geothermal) to Long Island residents.
BELLPORT, N.Y., August 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ - An annual tradition, volunteers from Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk and MetLife Foundation will come together to build a new, and more comfortable, home in partnership with the Miranda family in Bellport. Volunteers, equipped with hard hats and hammers, will begin construction by erecting the frames of both the interior walls and roof creating a stable structure for this young couple and their children.
Home to more than 2.8 million residents, New York's Long Island is one of the most densely populated regions in the United States. The final part in the three-video series, this video addresses how AECOM's sustainability plan is helping communities to address risk, mitigate greenhouse gases, and become more resilient to climate change.
Home to more than 2.8 million residents, New York's Long Island is one of the most densely populated regions in the United States. AECOM was selected as the lead consultant to the consortium of Long Island counties, towns, and organizations working to create a more-sustainable future on the island by addressing the impacts of energy use and greenhouse gas emissions at the front end of regional-planning efforts.
Home to more than 2.8 million residents, Long Island, New York, is one of the most densely populated regions in the United States. As a prime example of partnering across the public and private sectors, AECOM was the lead consultant to the consortium of Long Island counties, towns and organizations that helped develop the Cleaner Greener Long Island Regional Sustainability plan.
In addition to helping the consortium quantify strategies and test results in advance for better decision-making, AECOM provided technical experience using the company’s climate action planning toolkit.
Local CITGO Marketers Help Shannon Oliver Fuel Education with Anti-Bullying Presentations
LONG ISLAND, N.Y., June 12, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - As part of a partnership between CITGO and the Miss New York Organization to promote education, representatives from CITGO and its local New York Marketers SPJ Distributors, Inc. and Warex Terminals Corporation, joined reigning Miss New York Shannon Oliver to celebrate CITGO "Fueling Good Day" at four Long Island Schools.
CITGO Fuels Education with Anti-Bullying Presentations
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On Wednesday, May 22, 2013, local Long Island CITGO Marketers joined Miss New York, Shannon Oliver, in hosting CITGO “Fueling Good Day” at John Philip Sousa Elementary School, Carrie Palmer Weber Middle School and Manorhaven Elementary School as part of a new partnership between CITGO and the Miss New York Organization to promote education, one of the four CITGO pillars of good.