Historic Cleanup of CT’s Mystic River

The Mystic River at Mystic, Connecticut. Photo/Wimedia

TheDay.com: Mystic River Harbormaster Paul Watts knows the tidal waterway perhaps better than anyone else, so he’s quick to recognize when something significant happens there.

The river cleanup that took place over the past 2 months, thanks to 3 organizations and more than 2 dozen volunteers, is just such an occurrence.

“I’ve been on the river for 40 years, and harbormaster for 8 or 9, and I don’t recall a major cleanup like this, not at this level,” he said Wednesday. “It’s been a really good effort.”

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