DateStatus:
05/29/2019ARTG buoy deployed.
05/29/2019Western Sound buoy deployed.
05/02/2019Execution Rocks buoy deployed.
04/05/2019Central Sound buoy deployed.
02/05/2019Central Sound buoy recovered.
01/17/2019Western Sound buoy recovered.
01/17/2019Execution Rocks buoy recovered.
12/11/2018ARTG buoy recovered.
05/30/2018ARTG buoy deployed.
04/26/2018Western Sound buoy redeployed.
03/28/2018Execution Rocks buoy redeployed.
01/11/2018ARTG temporary buoy recovered.
01/11/2018Western Sound buoy recovered.
01/11/2018Execution Rocks temporary buoy recovered.
05/31/2017ARTG temporary buoy deployed.
05/10/2017Execution Rocks temporary buoy deployed.
01/26/2017Execution Rocks buoy recovered.
01/06/2017Central Sound buoy redeployed.
12/20/2016Central Sound buoy recovered.
12/08/2016ARTG buoy recovered.
12/07/2016Western Sound temporary buoy recovered, new buoy deployed.
09/02/2016Eastern Sound recovered - lack of funds.
06/22/2016Western Sound temporary buoy deployed.
05/10/2016ARTG buoy redeployed.
05/10/2016Execution Rocks buoy redeployed.
01/10/2016Execution Rocks buoy breaks mooring - lands at City Island.
01/06/2016ARTG buoy recovered.
03/04/2015Western Sound buoy recovered in Smithtown Bay.
02/20/2015Eastern Sound met data goes offline.
02/20/2015Execution Rocks loses comms.
02/20/2015Central Sound loses comms.
02/20/2015Western Sound breaks mooring.
01/29/2015Eastern Sound redeployed.
01/06/2015Recover Eastern Sound for maintenance.
12/03/2014Recover ARTG buoy.
05/22/2014Western Sound redeployed.
04/25/2014ARTG buoy deployed, WLIS buoy recovered for maintenance.
04/02/2014Buoy swap at Execution Rocks.
03/11/2014Central Sound redeployed.
02/19/2014Central Sound recovered for maintenance.
06/04/2013Execution Rocks buoy swapped with new setup.
06/04/2013Western Sound redeployed.
05/09/2013Western Sound recovered for maintenance and repairs.
02/22/2013Eastern Sound redeployed.
03/22/2012Eastern Sound recovered for maintenance.
07/12/2012Central Sound redeployed.
06/06/2012Central Sound recovered for maintenance.
04/03/2012Execution Rocks redeployed.
03/22/2012Eastern Sound recovered for maintenance.
03/15/2012Western Sound redeployed, Execution Rocks recovered for maintenance.
02/07/2012Western Sound recovered for maintenance.
01/04/2011Thames River  offline and no longer supported.
07/01/2010Eastern Sound back online.
06/10/2010Norwalk Harbor offline for repair.
05/21/2010Eastern Sound hauled for maintenance.
05/21/2010Central Sound redeployed and back online.
03/17/2010Norwalk Harbor probe back online.
03/06/2010Norwalk Harbor probe offline for repairs.
03/04/2010Central Sound hauled for maintenance.
03/04/2010Western Sound redeployed.
03/04/2010Execution Rocks redeployed.
01/14/2010Western Sound hauled for maintenance.
01/14/2010Execution Rocks hauled for maintenance.
08/12/2009Western Sound ADCP current profiler retrieved.
08/12/2009Execution Rocks ADCP current profiler retrieved.
07/15/2009Central Sound nitrate, OBS, flourescence, and PAR sensors removed for repair.
06/16/2009Western Sound ADCP current profiler redeployed.
06/16/2009Execution Rocks ADCP current profiler redeployed.
04/09/2009Western Sound ADCP current profiler retrieved.
04/09/2009Execution Rocks ADCP current profiler retrieved.
03/31/2009Central Sound buoy is redeployed with nitrate, OBS, flourescence, and PAR sensors.
03/05/2009Central Sound buoy is hauled for sensor additions and upgrades
03/05/2009Eastern Sound redeployed.
02/09/2009Norwalk Harbor back online
01/31/2009Eastern Sound hauled for repair of weather instruments
01/30/2009Execution Rocks buoy swap, new buoy has ADCP data stream
01/30/2009Western Sound buoy redeployed with ADCP data stream
01/16/2009Norwalk Harbor offline due to freezing temperatures
11/18/2008Western Sound buoy hauled for maintenance and fit of acoustic modems for current meter data capability
09/29/2008Norwalk Harbor back online after repairs
09/25/2008Thames River buoy redeployed
07/29/2008Norwalk Harbor water quality probe offline for repair
06/05/2008Highborne Cay (Bahamas) met station offline, station to be moved
02/05/2008Thames River buoy hauled for maintenance
09/26/2007Western Sound buoy redeployed
07/18/2007Western Sound buoy hauled for repairs due to winter ice damage
07/18/2007Central Sound buoy redeployed
06/18/2007Central Sound buoy hauled for repairs due to winter ice damage
06/18/2007Eastern Sound buoy redeployed
12/13/2006Eastern Sound buoy hauled
12/09/2006Eastern Sound buoy hit and dragged 2000 feet to northeast, loses all weather instruments
10/10/2006Eastern Sound buoy redeployed, now includes weather package
10/10/2006Thames River Station buoy redeployed with larger buoy hull
07/01/2006Thames River and Eastern Sound station hauled for repair/maintenance/upgrades
02/23/2006Western Sound buoy redeployed
11/14/2005Highborne Cay (Bahamas) met station back online after extended outage due to lightning strike
11/08/2005Western Sound buoy hauled for maintenance.
09/29/2005Central Sound back online with directional wave sensor, CDMA modem, new wx instruments, new water quality sensors.
08/29/2005Central Sound offline for upgrades
07/14/2005Highborne Cay (Bahamas) met station offline due to lightning strike
05/27/2005Execution Rocks redeployed in the Western Sound
04/01/2005Thames River buoy back online
03/17/2005Central Sound buoy back online - replaced satellite modem
03/02/2005Eastern Sound buoy redeployed
02/18/2005Central Sound buoy offline - stopped transmitting
02/17/2005Eastern Sound buoy hauled for maintenance
02/16/2005Execution Rocks buoy hauled
01/10/2005Thames River Buoy hauled for repair
12/09/2004Central Sound buoy redeployed
11/01/2004Hempstead Harbor offline for winter
10/13/2004Central Sound buoy hauled for upgrades and maintenance
10/08/2004Replaced all instruments and datalogger at Ledge Light with new and improved sensors
06/14/2004New Station! Execution Rocks deployed in the Western Sound
06/14/2004New buoy deployed at Western Sound Station -> added light sensors and mid-depth water quality; old buoy moved further to the west, just east of Execution Rocks.
06/11/2004EPA's MYSound Technical Transfer document available online HERE
04/02/2004Ledge Light WEBCAM!
03/31/2004MY Bahamas!
03/27/2004A New View ...
12/15/2003Housatonic River permanently offline due to technical problems.
10/02/2003New Station!   Housatonic River maintained by the CT Audubon Coastal Center, Milford, CT.
09/19/2003Central Sound Wave Data available ...
READ THE RESEARCH DATA DISCLAIMER BEFORE DOWNLOADING
09/04/2003We are part of the NDBC Dial-A-Buoy Network!
09/03/2003We are on the National Data Buoy Center Web Site!
08/20/2003Bridgeport Harbor Station dismantled ...
05/27/2003WLIS station redeployed with satellite comms and weather sensors ...
02/19/2003Deep freeze in CLIS ...
01/21/2003New Station!  Norwalk Harbor maintained by the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
12/04/2002Eastern Sound and Lower Thames River buoys have been hauled for maintenance - redeployment is planned for February, 2003
03/05/2003Western Sound buoy is hauled ...
11/10/2002Note: the Western Sound buoy is offline as CDPD wireless communication (our current mode) is phased out and CDMA is phased in by Verizon; we are switching to a satellite system, the same in use at our Central Sound Buoy...
09/10/2002Central Long Island Sound Buoy online after transmission bugs worked out ...
07/10/2002New Station!  Central Long Island Sound equipped with wind,wave and water quality sensors using satellite communications
03/04/2002Western Sound station redeployed ...
02/07/2002Western Sound station buoy hauled for maintenance work.
02/04/2002UConn server crash - we were inaccessible for more than a week ...
08/10/2001Wx Station moved to Ledge Light and back online
04/10/2001We've Moved ... stations back online, except Wx Station
03/19/2001Marine Sciences is Moving... stations will be offline
02/08/2001Site Search added
10/19/2000New Station!  Western Long Island Sound Station online
09/27/2000New Station!  Hempstead Harbor Station (LI, NY) online
06/05/2000We're on the cover of Sea Technology®!
05/31/2000Sound Links page added
04/03/2000User Survey online
03/09/2000Lower Thames R. surface and bottom online
03/01/2000E. Sound Offshore surface and bottom online
10/25/1999Site Guide/Map page added
10/20/1999tide link on real time pages
09/07/1999DEP water quality surveys accessible
09/06/1999added what's new to home page
09/06/1999added station status link to real-time obs page
07/21/1999bottom sensors added to Eastern Sound Offshore
06/04/1999New Station! Bridgeport Harbor online, surface and bottom sensors
04/12/1999MYSound website established
03/26/1999Eastern Sound Offshore online, surface sensors only
02/18/1999Lower Thames River online, surface sensors only