05 October 2010

Winds Continue...Should End Wednesday

TUE
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN
THE MORNING...THEN 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

TUE NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FT OR LESS. LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE LIKELY.

WED
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT
OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.


• Kayaker Dies After Incident in Norwalk River


“Initial reports indicated that the woman…had drowned, but Wilton Police Chief Michael Lombardo said that as of 9:30 p.m., the woman was being treated for life-threatening injuries at Norwalk Hospital. The man had not been found as of 10 p.m. Friday.”
Wilton Villager



• Keep It Out of Our River, Shelton


“The city of Shelton, Connecticut, agreed to pay $142,000 in fines for illegal sewage discharges to the Housatonic River.”
CTPost.com



• Slavery On Board Fishing Ships


“When environmental campaigners began tracking a hi-tech South Korean trawler off the coast of West Africa, they were looking for proof of illegal fishing of dwindling African stocks. What they uncovered was an altogether different kind of travesty: human degradation so extreme it echoed the slavery they thought had been abolished more than a century ago.”
Guardian.uk

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