U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Buys 290-Acre Parcel In Haddam — Courant.com

Aug 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Land, River

HADDAM — – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Friday bought an undeveloped 290-acre parcel from the Nature Conservancy and the town of Haddam for $1,755,000, officials said.

The purchase establishes the Salmon River division of U.S. Fish and Wildlife’s Silvio O. Conte refuge, which was established in 1997 to protect plants, fish and wildlife that live throughout the 7.2 million-acre Connecticut River watershed.

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