Posts Tagged ‘ eco-tourism ’

State biologist sees river-rich Norwich as unique

Feb 23rd, 2012 | By

The city’s rivers and a growing effort to restore historical fish species to inner waterways could turn Norwich into a major attraction for sport fishermen and eco-tourists who come to watch eagles, osprey, seals and other wildlife drawn here by healthy fish populations, a state fisheries biologist told the City Council Monday. For more on

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Canterbury puts out welcome mat to tourists

Dec 6th, 2010 | By

Canterbury, Conn. — The Economic Development Commission is looking into how it can capitalize on natural resources to make Canterbury a destination for outdoors enthusiasts and eco-tourists. Chairman Avery Tillinghast said for the past several months he, other committee members and First Selectman Brian Sear have been talking with Thomas Marano, business development manager for

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