Sail into NGSS at LIS teacher workshop

Secondary life and earth science teachers are invited to a water- and land-based workshop on Saturday Sept. 7 on Long Island Sound aboard a SoundWaters schooner departing from the dock in Stamford.

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Fillets of shad caught on the Connecticut River by commercial fishermen during the spring is cooked on wooden planks over a wood fire.

Sea Grant joins in 61st Essex Annual Shad Bake

The 61st Essex Annual Shad Bake on June 1 drew hundreds to the waterfront at the Connecticut River Museum to dine on this spring’s catch of Connecticut River shad. Co-sponsored by the museum and the Rotary Club of Essex, this year’s event included Connecticut Sea Grant participation.

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The Fort Trumbull Quest took participants to the cannons for some of the final clues.

All ages turn out for second annual Thames River Quest

About 100 people participated in the Thames River Quest on June 1, enjoying free water taxi rides between Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park and Thames Street in Groton and the Downtown Waterfront Park and Fort Trumbull State Park in New London, where each of the four legs of the treasure-hunt style educational hike were located.

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Connecticut Sea Grant 30th Anniversary logoWrack Lines magazine logo - check out our new issueSupport Sea Grant logo - link for donationsLogo for "Ask Wrack Lines," interactive feature for questions about articles.Cover of Wrack Lines magazine, Spring-Summer 2019


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