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  • North Shore Land Alliance Long Island Water Education Program

    Year Five of the LI Water Education Program

    Since its launch in September 2014, the North Shore Land Alliance Water Education has been actively engaging local students in learning about Long Island’s water resources.

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  • Holiday Waste Alert!

    During the period between Thanksgiving and New Years, the waste we produce rises 25%. According to the EPA food waste, shopping bags, wrapping, packaging and all we pitch at this time of year contribute an extra 1 million tons a week to our landfills. As you prepare for the holidays, don’t forget your reusable bags, […]

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  • Nixon Peabody Volunteer Day at Shore Road Sanctuary

    Nixon Peabody, LLP assist with a beach cleanup and cutting invasive Phragmites at Shore Road Sanctuary in Cold Spring Harbor.

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  • Invasive Species Awareness Week

    Volunteers removed garbage bags full of the invasive from the meadow at Hope Goddard Iselin Preserve in Upper Brookville.

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  • Meadow Cleanup with Girl Scout Troop #1805

    Girl Scout Troop #1805 participated in a meadow cleanup at the North Shore Land Alliance Humes property in Mill Neck. In addition to removing porcelain-berry..

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  • Meadow

    Matheson Meadows Transfer

    Western Long Island is not a place one would expect to find vast expanses of meadow habitat, so the passage up Fort Hill Drive in Lloyd Neck, which bisects Matheson Meadows, is an unexpected pleasure. In 1968, Mrs. Anna Matheson Wood, founder and an honorary member of the Three Harbors Garden Club, conveyed the meadows […]

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  • Humes Meadow Restoration

    The Land Alliance acquired the Humes property in Mill Neck on July 10, 2015. The property completes one of the most significant open space corridors on Long Island’s north shore, totaling 150 contiguous acres in the heart of the Beaver Brook watershed. Protection of corridors like Beaver Brook is critically important in the face of […]

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  • Roosevelt Community Garden

    Earth Day at the Roosevelt Community Garden

    On April 22, 2019, nearly 50 volunteers including garden members gathered at the Roosevelt Community Garden for the Land Alliance’s Earth Day event.

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  • Tick Talk, Tick Talk

    As the spring season arrives, many people head outdoors – which is a good thing! Unfortunately, and mostly due to climate change, ticks are there waiting for us in greater numbers than ever before. When walking through woods, underbrush, tall grasses or weeds, on your own property or in Land Alliance preserves, the chance of […]

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  • Golf Outing Sets Record

    This year’s Golf and Tennis Outing took place on Wednesday, May 22nd at the beautiful Piping Rock Club in Locust Valley was our most financially successful and largest event to date with 180 guests in attendance! Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty President and Chairman of the Board, Pat Petersen, was honored as a dedicated and […]

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