IEC and CTDEEP release 2018 Long Island Sound Hypoxia Season Review


Long Island Sound Hypoxia - IEC Staff

IEC and CTDEEP are pleased to release the 2018 Long Island Sound Hypoxia Season Review.

The report focuses on CT DEEP’s and IEC’s 2018 in situ monitoring parameters and includes:

  • Estimates of areal extent,
  • Duration estimates,
  • Salinity,
  • Temperature,
  • pH,
  • Water clarity,
  •  And spring chlorophyll a data.


For the first time, the 2018 report also includes:   nutrient data collected between 2014 and 2018 from select stations along the axis of Long Island Sound.