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Water Quality Shows Signs of Decline in Buzzards Bay | WCAI

Water Quality Shows Signs of Decline in Buzzards Bay | WCAI

By Eve Zuckoff Overdevelopment, climate change, and outdated wastewater infrastructure around Buzzards Bay have contributed to a decline in water quality, according to the Buzzards Bay Coalition. Since 1992, the coalition has relied on volunteers and scientists at the Marine Biological Laboratory to collect water samples and measure the water’s temperature, salinity, nitrogen levels, and more.

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