A group of lawmakers and environmental officials gathered today at a 19th century dam on the Amethyst Brook in Pelham, Massachusetts to celebrate its deconstruction.
The US Fish and Wildlife Service announced Tuesday that it is ending its 45-year-long effort to restore Atlantic salmon to the Connecticut River.
An historic federal effort to restore a once-famed fish run is ending in failure.
A record number of American Shad have made their way up the Connecticut River this season – the most in two decades.
The Connecticut River Watershed Council, a clean-water advocacy group, marked the official opening of its first water testing lab today, at its headquarters in Greenfield, Massachusetts. WFCR’s Peter Moskowitz has the story.