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Video Blog Series: “A Day in the Life: CCE & CT Lobstermen Call on Feds to Take Action on LIS”


Guilford, CT- On Monday, July 23, Citizens Campaign for the Environment’s Executive Director Adrienne Esposito, CT Program Coordinator Louis Burch, and LI Program Coordinator Tara Bono joined with members of the CT Commercial Lobsterman’s Association and State and Congressional representatives from CT for a press event at the Guilford Lobster Pound to speak out about the decline of the lobster population in Long Island Sound.¬† The message: Federal support is urgently needed to protect Long Island Sound and stop the lobster die-off,¬†saving the generations old tradition of commercial lobster fishing in coastal Connecticut.

Pictured at top: Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Bart Mansi of CT Lobersterman’s Association, and CCE Executive Director Adrienne Esposito

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