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American eel listing may endanger CT businesses

Oct 12th, 2011 | By

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering listing the American eel as an endangered species, a move with many long-term ramifications for Connecticut businesses. The eel is widespread in Connecticut’s waterways; but if the fish achieves an endangered status, the federal government and environmental groups would have a vast amount of authority to protect

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