Group Long Island Sound
Responsible for the Long Island Sound area, Group Long Island Sound monitors commercial shipping in an out of the New York area, conducts law enforcement, marine safety inspections, and has responded to a number of events including the crash of TWA Flight 800, and the Sept. 11th attacks on the World Trade Center.
The Group AOR encompasses all of Long Island Sound and coastal Connecticut. The Captain of the Port Long Island Sound authorities encompass all Long Island Sound's coastline extending from Port Chester, New York to Weserly, Rhode Island and seaward to the limits of the 200 mile EEZ including all local ports, harbors, coastal waters and most of the approaches of the south shore of Long Island. This COTP zone authority encompasses the Group Morihes AOR.
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