Fish Passage Project on Mattabesset River in East Berlin Will Open Valuable Habitat for Wildlife

Sep 28th, 2012 | By

Contractors have started building a major fishway on the Mattabesset River, a Connecticut River tributary. NEW HAVEN, CT — Work is now underway on a state-of-the-art fishway on the Mattabesset River in East Berlin. Led by The Nature Conservancy’s Connecticut Program in partnership with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), the project

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Mianus TU’s Yates: ‘Water quality biggest concern for state’s rivers’

Nov 6th, 2011 | By

Described on the cover as “a comprehensive guide to all the rivers and streams in your own backyard,” Yates’ new book takes a detailed look at the 20 Fairfield County trout streams and rivers listed in the 2011 Connecticut Angler’s Guide.