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SoundWaters is the #1 choice of schools in the Long Island Sound region that study environmental and marine science. Led by a dedicated staff of experienced, professional educators on land and on-board its 80’ three-masted schooner, SoundWaters teaches over 32,000 students from 64 communities and 160 schools each year about Long Island Sound and its watershed. Education and stewardship of the natural world go hand in hand. We appreciate the things we understand and we protect the things we appreciate.
SoundWaters rigorous curriculum, including hands-on activities, field studies and lab experiments, aligns with Next Generation Science Standards to ensure that it complements and amplifies classroom learning.