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Yale Day of Service

Our Yale Day of Service event on May 13th was a great success! Despite the rainy weather, we had an excellent turnout. Attendees built oyster cages and made eelgrass disks while learning about all of MBP's efforts! We want to thank everyone for coming out to learn...

It’s Horseshow Crab Season

Have you noticed when walking along the beach there are more horseshoe crabs? This is spawning season. Pikes Beach is one of the few areas where Horseshoe crabs migrate to spawn. If you are interested in helping Cornell in their annual survey of spawning...

Oyster Beds Are Doing Great

The Moriches Bay Project team and Greg Rivera from Cornell Cooperative Extension waited for the tide to be just right on a beautiful sunny morning recently to take a boat out to visit two of our oyster beds and the results were... great! We saw quite a bit of growth...

Yale Day of Service

Dear Yale Alumni, family, friends and friends of the Moriches Bay Project, Please join us on Saturday May 13th, 2017 for a feel-good day! Help the Moriches Bay Project kick off the 2017 season with a day of volunteering. Projects will include the creation of oyster...

WHB St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2017

Take a look at some of the pictures from the WHB St. Patrick's Day 2017 parade. It was also a celebration for our good friend, Jimmy Mack, on his 60th birthday. A big thank you for his support. We're excited because we won 2nd place! Go...

MBOS Installed at Windswept Marina

Moriches Bay Project's Aram Terchunian and Victoria D' Ambrosia took advantage of the great weather we've had recently and installed a Moriches Bay Observation System (MBOS) at our F.L.U.P.S.Y. at Windswept Marina. This system will monitor the water quality and let us...

Eelgrass Event Lead by Stephen Heck

Please check out this video of MBP in action! Last summer, we hosted a fantastic eelgrass event lead by our very own Stephen Heck, Director of the eelgrass project. We were thrilled to spend the day with a great group of supporters and volunteers. Thank you to all who...

Moriches Bay Project Youth Outreach

Moriches Bay Project believes that teaching our youth to be stewards of the Bay is crucial for long term success in improving the health of our local waters. Through community and school based events, children learn the importance of keeping our local bays clean and...

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