Published on April 5, 2017

A Cleaner Housatonic River

Housatonic River

Mass Audubon submitted two Amicus Briefs supporting a strong Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) permit governing the implementation of the crucial environmental cleanup of the Housatonic River.

The Housatonic River Valley features tremendous ecological, scenic, tourism, and community values and it is vital that these be protected and restored. As a directly impacted landowner—our Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary is located on the river in Pittsfield—Mass Audubon has been closely engaged in the planning process for the cleanup for many years.

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