11/13/21 - Friends of the Bay partnered with the Oyster Bay Main Street Association to sponsor a cleanup of South Street in Oyster Bay. An enthusiastic group of volunteers helped collect numerous bag of litter from the surrounding area.
Image credits: Meredith Maus and Christine Suter
Western Waterfront Raingardens Project
Image credits: Heather Johnson
10/17/2021 - Friends of the Bay installed two raingardens on the Western Waterfront on the south shore of Oyster Bay Harbor. The Western Waterfront Raingardens Project was made possible by a $6000 grant from the Long Island Sound Stewardship Fund at the Long Island Community Foundation. Partners on the project are the Town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County Soil & Water Conservation District and the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center.
Kayak Cruise - September 2021
Image credits: Joe Catalano and Shannon Kelly
Image credit: Peter Janow
Peter Janow and our volunteers were not the only ones monitoring Mill Neck Creek water quality this month. Peter caught a picture of this regal eagle.
Check out this "Rise Above Plastics" video. It will make you think twice before throwing out a plastic bottle or bag again.