Region to Lose Key River Flood Gauge On Connecticut River

Feb 24th, 2012 | By | Category: River

A crucial flood monitoring system used for 46 years on the Connecticut River in Middletown was shut down Friday because of a lack of federal funding, according to a meteorologist from the National Weather Service.

The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed it had removed its water level gage at the old gatehouse off River Road, which monitors flooding and collects other river data.

For more on this story, visit: Region to Lose Key River Flood Gauge On Connecticut River – Madison, CT Patch.

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