Paerdegat Basin

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    PU! Jamaica Bay Is Soon to Be Stink-Free

    Howard Beach stinks. But soon it won't smell so bad, because New York's Department of Environmental protection has just finished building a new, odor-curbing station in Jamaica Bay's Shellbank Basin. The area, known to reek of rotting fish during the summer, gets an olfactory reprieve because two n ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2005

    Foul Play

    Raw sewage continues to pour into the city's waterways