15 September 2011

Fishermen Will Please Refrain… From Flushing…

”It's official: no more releasing raw sewage in all 1,320 square miles of Long Island Sound….

"On Tuesday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency gave New York state the authority to designate its half of the estuary as a no-discharge zone, making it illegal for boaters to flush their septic systems into the Sound.

"Connecticut's side of the Sound has been a federally sanctioned no-discharge zone since 2007,”

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