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High Praise for Hyde Pond
Events / Habitat Restoration / Press Releases / Volunteers

High Praise for Hyde Pond

On Saturday, May 7, Save the Sound, a bi-state program of Connecticut Fund for the Environment, hosted a celebration and volunteer event at the site of the former Hyde Pond Dam. Project leads, neighbors, about 30 volunteers joined forces to plant native vegetation along Whitford Brook where a barrier blocked water flow and fish passage for up to 350 years. Continue reading

Volunteer to test water quality
Clean Water / Western Sound

Volunteer to test water quality

Volunteers are needed! Become a citizen scientist and be empowered to get out into your local water and see for yourself if water is safe for swimming or fish. Interested volunteers should contact pollution@savethesound.org for more information. Communities along the Sound where water quality monitoring will be occurring this summer include Port Chester, Rye, Mamaroneck, … Continue reading