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Lorna Salzman

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Review for Peconic Baykeeper Inc, Quogue, NY, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

This group acts with integrity and a fundamental knowledge of the required scientific issues, against heavy odds of special interest groups that regard the protection of marine resources and systems as obstacles in the way of adverse use or destruction or profit. This organization is in fact the single most vocal and knowledgeable entity in eastern Long Island, acting on behalf of the public interest with remuneration far below what it deserves and in the face of great enmity, often from government itself. In essence this group is the chief barrier to the degradation of marine waters, wetlands and natural resources. It deserves recognition and high praise.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

following the deliberations, policies and actions of local government agencies relevant to Peconic Bay

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Provide additional staff as needed to strengthen its watchdog functions and expand its public education efforts.

Role:  General Member of the Public & I assist groups in habitat preservation, especially coastal areas and wetlands.