01/20/15 3:08pm
01/20/2015 3:08 PM
The shoreline along the Long Island Sound in Southold during Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. (Credit: JP Stanisic)

The shoreline along the Long Island Sound in Southold during Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. (Credit: JP Stanisic)

Southold Town’s Conservation Advisory Council is urging the Town Board to conduct a coastline study in the hopes of developing a plan for best practices in dealing with coastal erosion, particularly along the Long Island Sound.

Council chairman Peter Young said that as climate change continues to impact the shoreline, the time is now for the town to fund a study with a focus on replenishing beaches.  (more…)