Help save the turtles!
Take this quick 2-3 minute survey by Sunday, July 22nd to help researchers at The Wetlands Institute gain a better understanding of the public’s awareness of a new conservation effort being implemented in Stone Harbor this summer to reduce road mortality rates of diamondback terrapins.
Results will be kept anonymous and used to improve these conservation strategies.
Take the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DXT8F3B
A discussion on ordinance introduction to eliminate the use of polystyrene/plastic foam and single-use plastic products and other non-locally recyclable and non-properly compostable food packaging in order to protect the marine life and wild life of the surrounding waterways of Stone Harbor, maximize the operating life of landfills and lessen the economic and environmental costs of managing waste was completed at the June 19th, 2018 Council Work Session Meeting.
To View the presentation that was presented please click on the following link:
Stone Harbor appreciates your efforts to keep our town “The Seashore at its Best”
In an effort to protect the environment, particularly the wildlife, and the health, safety and well being of persons and property, the Borough of Stone Harbor Council has approved an Ordinance prohibiting the release of aerial luminary lanterns and helium balloons into the atmosphere.
A substantial fine will be imposed on any person, firm or corporation found to be in violation of the ordinance established.
To view the ordinance please click the link below:
This Ordinance was Adopted 9-5-2017 Ord. No. 1504