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The shore of Long Island Sound at New Haven Harbor.  (Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer)

Connecticut’s Smaller Harbors Seek A Spot In Port Authority

The nearly two dozen small harbors in Connecticut that promote economic development in towns from Norwalk to Groton are fighting to be included in the state’s new Port Authority that focuses on the three deep water ports in Bridgeport, New Haven and New London.

03/04/2015

(Courtesy opsail2012ct.org)

Dredging Disposal Site Recommended Near New London Harbor

Federal environmental officials have been told that a current dredge disposal site about 3.5 miles south of New London Harbor is the most suitable for handling sediments dredged from navigation channels, harbors and marinas.

12/10/2014

Photo from bridgeportct.gov

Eye on the Environment Following Bridgeport Fire

The environmental effects of the five-alarm fire that started Thursday night in Bridgeport are under the watchful eye of local, state and federal agencies.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/13/2014

Dredged Material Found Safe To Dump In Sound

An official of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says dredged material from Greenwich Harbor can be dumped safely in a Long Island Sound disposal site, though more study is needed.

11/14/2012

Firefighter’s Body Recovered After Boating Accident

Authorities say they’ve recovered the body of a firefighter from New Rochelle, N.Y. following a boating accident in Stamford Harbor.

07/24/2012

Three Rescued In New Haven Harbor

Three boaters have been rescued in New Haven Harbor.

07/04/2012

Port of New Haven (Courtesy City of New Haven)

Oil Spill At New Haven Harbor

The U.S. Coast Guard says a leak from a patch on an underground pipeline has dumped thousands of gallons of oil into the ground and in New Haven Harbor.

07/08/2011