Preserve Plum Island - Fighting to preserve 843 acres of wildlife habitat from development

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January 23, 2014 Lawmakers Urge Secretary Johnson to Save Tax Dollars and Keep Plum Island Facility Open Congressman Tim Bishop
October 2, 2013 Preserve Plum Island: A sense that the remarkable and history-filled isle should be preserved The East Hampton Star
September 19, 2013 Save Plum Island From Development The Courant
September 17, 2013 NY, Conn. lawmakers: Block Plum Island sale Newsday
August 27, 2013 Southold vote precludes Plum Island housing Newsday
August 27, 2013 Southold Town adopts local zoning for Plum Island The Suffolk Times
July 18, 2013 Bishop Launches “Save, Don’t Sell, Plum Island” Effort The Sag Harbor Express
July 18, 2013 Kansas NBAF funding advances in US Senate The Island Packet
July 17, 2013 Congressman Tim Bishop Introduced New Legislation To Preserve Southold's Plum Island Hamptons.com
July 16, 2013 Bishop introduces ‘Save, don’t sell, Plum Island’ bill The Suffolk Times
July 16, 2013 Some seek to halt sale of NY's Plum Island, lab CNS News
July 16, 2013 Connecticut, N.Y. legislators want law on Plum Island sale repealed New Haven Register
July 16, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney introduce legislation to prevent Plum Island sale New Haven Register
July 16, 2013 Bishop proposes fix for Plum Island sale East End Beacon
July 16, 2013 Bishop Seeks To Save, Not Sell, Plum Island North Fork Patch
July 16, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney Introduce Legislation to Protect Plum Island Sen. Richard Blumenthal Press Release
July 16, 2013 Bishop Introduces 'Save, Don't Sell Plum Island' Legislation Rep. Tim Bishop Press Release
July 16, 2013 NY, Conn. lawmakers try to halt Plum Island sale theIndependent.com
May 20, 2013 N.Y. Town Eyes Limit on Use of Plum Island PostBulletin.com
May 20, 2013 Plum Island Sale Prompts Environmentalists, Long Island Officials To Seek Development Protection Huffington Post
May 9, 2013 Southold weighs zone change for Plum Island Newsday
May 9, 2013 Turner: Act now to restrict development on Plum Island Newsday
April 30, 2013 Congressman, Residents Discuss Plum Island's Future North Fork Patch
January 22, 2013 Plum Island Seeks $1.5M for Lighthouse Repairs Newsday
January 3, 2013 Zoning plan would keep much of Plum Island open space Newsday
November 13, 2012 Video: U.S. cattle country in uproar at virus-lab plan BBC News
October 31, 2012 A Conversation with Bob DeLuca (President of Group for the East End) The Sag Harbor Express
October 28, 2012 AG: Statement recommending Plum Island sale is inadequate North Fork Patch
October 24, 2012 Opinion: Protect Plum Island as a National Wildlife Refuge North Fork Patch
October 18, 2012 US plan to sell Plum Island questioned in Connecticut www.NorwichBulletin.com
October 13, 2012 What does the future hold for Plum Island? The Suffolk Times
September 23, 2012 Flora and fauna part of discussion of Plum Island's future theday.com
July 14, 2012 U.S. Should Scale Down $1 Billion Kansas Biodefense Lab: Study iTechPost.com
July 14, 2012 Animal Testing Center Project Should Be Scaled Back RedOrbit.com
July 14, 2012 Panel Supports Biosecurity Project NewsOK - The Oklahoman
July 14, 2012 New biolab Report Questions Size and Costs The Wichita Eagle
July 11, 2012 Federal Panel Supports Kansas Biosecurity Lab Project NewsRadio 1150 KSAL
February 24, 2012 PDFKansas Veterinary Biosecurity Lab Trampled in Spending Plan Science Magazine
February 15, 2012 Many in NY Cheer Delay of Animal Disease Lab Move www.sfgate.com
February 15, 2012 New Life Seen for Plum Island Facility www.councilforresponsiblegenetics.org
February 13, 2012 White House Cuts Kansas Biosecurity Lab Funding www.cbsnews.com
January 23, 2012 Kansas Legislators to Hear Status Report from Administration on NABF Project www.therepublic.com
January 23, 2012 Kansas State takes over Pathogen Research from Plum Island www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com
December 23, 2011 Bishop Renews Call to Halt Plum Island Sale www.newsday.com
October 19, 2011 PDFQuestions About Plum Island's Future Unresolved www.theday.com
June 15, 2011 Tester: Proposed Federal Lab Endangers U.S. Beef www.billingsgazette.com
April 26, 2011 Southold Town Looking to Zone Plum Island this Fall suffolktimes.timesreview.com
February 21, 2011 Bishop Vows To Continue Fighting For Plum Island And Against Wasteful Spending www.hamptons.com
February 15, 2011 Obama Budget May Advance Plum Island Sale www.newsday.com
December 7, 2010 Feds Delay Report on Sale of NY's Plum Island www.newsday.com
December 3, 2010 Don't Sell Plum Island: Letter to the Editor www.newsday.com
November 16, 2010 Kan., DHS Ready for Biodefense Lab to Progress www.newsday.com
November 15, 2010 Report: Plans to Move Plum Island Lab Downplay Risks www.newsday.com
November 14, 2010 Activists seek to preserve Plum Island's beauty www.newsday.com
October 27, 2010 PDF"Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act"  
October 13, 2010 Tour Takes in Plum Island's Beauty www.suffolktimes.com
October 6, 2010 Mysterious Plum Island up for sale www.newsday.com
October 6, 2010 Environmentalists Get Rare Look At Island Off NY www.npr.org
October 2010 PDFPreserving Plum Island (edited to cover page and pages containing article) NY Birders Newsletter
August 2010 PDFPreserving Plum Island Networking Magazine
June 26, 2010 Documents show vast cleanup of Plum Island land www.newsday.com
June 4, 2010 EPA seeks environmental review before Plum Island sale www.newsday.com
June 1, 2010 Plum Island - Cablevision Editorial www.cablevisioneditorials.com
May 24, 2010 South Fork Outdoors www.27east.com
May 21, 2010 Plum Island For Sale: What Should the Mysterious Plum Island Be? www.nowpublic.com
May 21, 2010 Conservationists eye Plum Island for future wildlife refuge www.theday.com
May 20, 2010 Consultant: Congress Says Plum Island Must Be Sold www.newsday.com
May 20, 2010 Plum Island, Animal Disease Lab Site, May Be Sold www.wcbstv.com
May 20, 2010 Bishop Remarks At Plum Island Scoping Hearing www.hamptons.com
May 17, 2010 Mysterious Plum Island Sale Concerns Congressman www.huffingtonpost.com
May 7, 2010 EDITORIAL: Keep Plum Island Wild, But With Jobs www.newsday.com
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