Project Would Reduce Nitrogen Flow into East Hampton Harbor

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East Hampton Star: A pilot project aimed at reducing the flow of nitrogen into surface waters would see the installation of a permeable reactive barrier at the head of Three Mile Harbor in East Hampton.

A committee of the Suffolk County Water Quality Protection Review Program has awarded the town $125,000 for the effort, called the Green Reach Infrastructure Demonstration Nitrogen and Stormwater Abatement Project. The town board voted last month to authorize an agreement with the county for its implementation.

Read more about the project that aims to reduce nitrogen from entering Three Mile Harbor in East Hampton: