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Connecticut River
  • Issues:

    • Water pollution from non-point source (agricultural and urban/suburban runoff), point source (industrial), acid rain, and combined sewer overflow (inability of sewage treatment plants to handle volume during storms).
    • Loss of wildlife habitat and green spaces due to development.
    • Increased recreational use and conflicts over multiple use issues.

  • Organizations working on Connecticut river issues

Center for the Environment
Talcott Greenhouse South
50 College Street
Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA 01075
Phone: (413) 538-3091

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