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Panel Discussion “Plastic & Microplastics in our Long Island Sound”

April 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Water is essential for all life. Understanding the polluted effects of plastics and microplastics in our local waters is the key component of water conservation practices.

Panel Discussion “Plastic & Microplastics in our Long Island Sound”

Saturday, April 7, 3:00-4:30 pm; 2:30 pm Community Reception; program will include a Q&A

Cole Auditorium, Greenwich Library

  • Ms. Denise Savageau, Moderator and former Conservation Director, Greenwich
  • Ms. Jordan Christensen, NY Program Coordinator with Citizens Campaign for the Environment
  • Mr. Patrick Comins – Executive Director for the CT Audubon Society
  • Ms. Judy Preston – Educator and Outreach for LISS at CT Sea Grant, UCONN
  • Mr. Ed Stilwagen – Owner and Operator of Atlantic Clam Farms
  • Dr. Evan Ward – Prof. and Head of Dept. of Marine Sciences, UCONN


Panelist Bios

Flyer, Panel Discussion: “Plastics and Microplastics in our L.I. Sound”





April 7, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Cole Auditorium, Greenwich Library
101 West Putnam Avenue
Greenwich, CT United States
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