What We Do

Save the Sound leads environmental action in your region. We fight climate change, save endangered lands, protect the Sound and its rivers, and work with nature to restore ecosystems.

Climate & Resiliency

Leading on climate action through bold policy and projects that help neighborhoods and ecosystems adapt.

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Healthy Waters

Protecting clean water and restoring ecosystems through science, community collaboration, advocacy, and legal action.

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Protected Lands

Winning battles to preserve our region’s threatened forests, islands, wetlands, and riverfronts.

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Ecological Restoration

Creating lasting physical change that strengthens natural ecosystems to benefit both wildlife and people.

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Impact
Impact Map

Save the Sound works across the entire Long Island Sound region. Whether you’re in inland Connecticut, Westchester County, Long Island’s East End, or somewhere in between, we have a project near you.

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Latest Data & Publications

Is water quality at your favorite beach getting better or worse? How do you know? Our Long Island Sound Beach Report evaluates three years of water quality data at 200+ Long Island Sound beaches, so you can make smart choices.
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Clean energy isn’t just good for the environment, it’s good for people. An analysis by Synapse Energy Economics found aggressive renewable energy growth would lead to more jobs and better health for the region.
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Take Action
Next Event

Wednesday, June 3, 12:00 p.m. "A Plastic Wave" Environmental Film Discussion Join us for an interactive discussion with Save the Sound staff as we talk about “A Plastic Wave,” a film that follows a surfer and father of two turned activist as he travels and speaks with scientists, plastic industry experts, and families and citizens to better understand the plastic crisis and how we can fix it.

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Volunteer

Stay in touch by joining our activist network email list. We'll keep you up-to-date with current initiatives, ways you can take action and volunteer opportunities.

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Become a Member

Join the fight! Memberships start at just $25 – support that’s badly needed now for a healthy, sustainable environment over the long term.

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Email Network

Everything we do is more effective with you. Sign up for our Email Network and start learning more about opportunities to make positive and lasting change for our region—from writing your legislators to planting a rain garden.

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