Pipe Break Sends Sewage into Salem Harbor

Derby Wharf in Salem Harbor.Photo by ##http://newenglandboating.com/photographers/joe-devenney## Joe Devenney##

Salem News: A Marblehead lobsterman heading out to his boat earlier this month noticed what looked like soggy paper in the water. He also spotted an unusual amount of bird activity just offshore.

After he made some phone calls, the regional treatment plant was notified and dive teams found a broken pipe that carries sewage from Marblehead to Salem.

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