Publications & Press




October 6, 2016: EH Star: Letter to the Editor / RETREAT

September 28, 2016: SH Press: Army Corps Says More Sand For Montauk Beaches Is Possible

September 11, 2016: SH Press: New Coalition Formed Supporting Use Of Community Preservation Funds For Water Quality Issues

September 1, 2016: EH Star: Progress in the War on Nitrogen

August 25, 2016: EH Star: Town Puts C.P.F. on November Ballot

August 11, 2016: EH Star: Dozens Endorse C.P.F. Change

July 28, 2016: EH Star: State Provides Dollars for Shoreline Studies

July 28, 2016: EH Star: Town Must Fund Pollution Research

July 7, 2016: EH Star: Water Quality Test Results Show High Bacteria Counts Here

July 5, 2016: SH Press: $1 Billion Army Corps Coastal Resiliency Plan Does Not Include Major Beach Rebuilding In Montauk 

June 28, 2016: EH Star: Save the Lake, Save the Pond Effort Launched in Montauk

June 23, 2016: EH Star: Montauker Nets Science Award

June 7, 2016: SH Press: East Hampton Unveils New CPF Water Quality Law

May 30, 2016: EH Press & SH Press: Fort Pond House In Montauk To Re-Open

May 25, 2016: EH Star: Montauk School Scores Big Haul of Awards at Science Congress

January 26, 2016: SH Press: East Deck Motel Redevelopment Praised, But On Hold In Montauk

January 15, 2016: East Hampton Patch: ‘Zero Tolerance’ as Police Gear Up to Handle Montauk’s Boisterous Party Crowds

CCOM In the News 2015

CCOM In the News 2014

CCOM In the News 2013

CCOM In the News 2012


June 24, 2016: CCOM Launches “Save the Lake – Save the Pond” Program

February 9, 2016: ED40: A Major Step Forward in Coastal Protection

January 22, 2016: CCOM Sends Prizes for Montauk School Science Fair

January 8, 2016: Concerned Citizens of Montauk Elects New Leadership, Welcomes New Board Members

Water Quality Press Releases 2016

Press Releases 2015

Water Quality Press Releases 2015

Press Releases 2014

Press Releases 2013

Press Releases 2012

Press Releases 2011


February 18, 2015:  Letter Defending Environmental Protection in NY

February 17, 2015:  Letter to Suffolk County Planning Dept / Long Island Sound Water Temperature Study

February 9, 2015:  Letter to EH Town Board Commenting on EH Airport Noise Legislation

January 29, 2015:  ED40 Letter Requesting Appraisals

August 2014:  Position Paper on ED40


October 14, 2014:  East Hampton Town Comprehensive Wastewater Management Draft Plan

September 10, 2013: Description of Flooding Risk Faced by Napeague Stretch Communities by Walter F. Bundy, Program Management & Mitigation Services and Former FEMA Official

March 25, 2013: Coastal Erosion and Solutions, A Primer, by Coastal Science & Engineering

March 6, 2013: Long Island’s Dynamic South Shore, by J.Tanski

Feb. 13, 2013: Shore Protection Analysis and Design for Ditch Plain – March 2002

October 7, 1997: Watershed and Aquatic Habitat Study and Enhancement Plan, Fort Pond, Montauk, East Hampton Town Natural Resource / Environmental Protection Department / Fort Pond Action Committee


Sept 22, 2012: CCOM’s Annual Meeting: Dr. Burrascano’s presentation on Lyme and tickborne diseases here!


July 31, 2014: Jeremy Samuelson’s interview with Stephanie Sacks, on 88.3, WPPB Part I Part II Part III

October 4, 2013: WPPB Radio, “Going Green with Bob Deluca: Rising Tides and Shrinking Shores”. Click here to listen.

August 5, 2013: NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports on Montauk Marine Basin’s catch-and-release shark tournament . Click here to watch.

July 29, 2013: Montauk Marine Basin’s Shark’s Eye Tournament on CBS News. Click here to watch.

July 23, 2013: Alec Baldwin promoting the Shark’s Eye tournament on WEHM – Montauk’s first ever, no-kill, satellite tag shark tournament. Click here to listen.

July 9, 2013: CCOM, numerous environmental organizations and residents attend a press conference to oppose a controversial plan to build a natural gas port off the South Shore. Click here to listen to WSHU’s audio clip.

Feb. 7, 2012: CCOM’s Jeremy Samuelson’s Interview with Bonnie Grice, on 88.3, WPPB Part I Part II


CCOM Newsletter 2014

CCOM Newsletter 2013

CCOM Newsletter 2012

CCOM Newsletter 2011



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