16 September 2012

• Effect of Pesticide on Connecticut Lobsters

”Prior to a massive die-off in 1999, Connecticut's lobster fishery in Long Island Sound was worth more than $100 million a year.

”Now, it's a fraction of that.

”After dozens of state and federal studies, researchers from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection are embarking on another study looking at the effect pesticides may have played in the die-off….”

Source: CTPost.com

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