quinnipiac river

Monitoring of marsh surface elevations, salinity and vegetation

Organization: 
Yale University
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Description: 
to support the monitoring of marsh surface elevations as well as the salinity and vegetation in one lobe of the marsh, and to support measurement of soil salinity and vegetation cover in marsh-bordering areas at the Quinnipiac Meadows Preserve.

Measurement of mercury in bottom sediments and in fish

Organization: 
Yale University
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
17 000.00
Description: 
To support the measurement of mercury in bottom sediments and in fish from ponds spanning the Quinnipiac River watershed to determine where it exceeds safety thresholds.

Cyanobacterial communities in the Quinnipiac River

Organization: 
University of New Haven
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
17 300.00
Description: 
To support the sampling of cyanobacterial communities in the Quinnipiac River in order to identify and monitor known bloom-forming species that may also produce toxins.

Examination of the seasonal variation in the composition and quantity of microplastic particles from wastewater treatment facilities

Organization: 
Southern Connecticut State University
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
16 000.00
Description: 
To support an examination of the seasonal variation in the composition and quantity of microplastic particles from wastewater treatment facilities discharging treated wastewater into the Quinnipiac River.

Recruitment and training of a permits observer corps

Organization: 
River Advocates of South Central CT
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
15 000.00
Description: 
To support the recruitment and training of a permits observer corps to monitor local land use commissions and screen for testimony local land use permits, as well as assist in monitoring of state level permits affecting water quality.

Monitoring, identifying and quantifying known pollutants from industrial outflows

Organization: 
Quinnipiac University
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
17 000.00
Description: 
To support monitoring, identifying and quantifying known pollutants from industrial outflows along the Quinnipiac River, specifically industrial areas in Wallingford and North Haven.

Protection and care of the Quinnipiac Meadows and Long Wharf Nature Preserves and environmental programming

Organization: 
New Haven Land Trust
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
10 000.00
Description: 
To support the protection and care of the Quinnipiac Meadows and Long Wharf Nature Preserves, as well as to support efforts to acquire additional preserve property and increase outreach programming, volunteer events, and Schooner programs that engage the local community with the Quinnipiac River and its surrounding environments.

Boating programs on the New Haven Harbor and on the Quinnipiac and Mill rivers

Organization: 
Canal Dock Boathouse
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
16 800.00
Description: 
To support staffing for programs including boating event rentals, club boating programs, and vendor-operated rentals of kayaks and paddle boards on the New Haven Harbor and on the Quinnipiac and Mill rivers.

Storm drain stenciling art, data collection, education, and outreach program

Organization: 
ART25
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Amount: 
4 500.00
Description: 
To support a summer employment program for New Haven youth that will engage participants and community members in reducing the pollution in the Quinnipiac by stormwater run-off through a storm drain stenciling art, data collection, education, and outreach program.

Lower Quinnipiac Access, Education and Advocacy activities

Organization: 
River Advocates of South Central Connecticut
Date Issued: 
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Amount: 
20 000.00
Description: 
To support a half day Quinnipiac Update conference; improvements to public access to the Little River, a Quinnipiac tributary, at Lowe's on Route 80 in New Haven; education of phosphorus control; and promotion of pollution and diversion permit participation.

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