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Quinnipiac River looking west into the Quinnipiac River Gorge, as seen from
Credit: Arthur Dutra IV

Service proposes two projects to restore fish, enhance recreation in Conn.’s upper Quinnipiac River

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released a draft restoration plan to restore migratory fish and birds impacted by contamination from two Superfund sites in Southington, Conn. The plan proposes to fund two projects, one restoring migratory fish to the upper Quinnipiac River in Southington and Cheshire, and the second maintaining the Quinnipiac River Canoe Trail from Southington to Meriden. Written comments will be accepted through January 31, 2013.

Draft restoration plan (PDF)

Published on: Thursday, January 03,2013

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