Local News for Groton, Connecticut

December 4, 2018

Sen. Blumenthal to announce new federal funding for marine life in Mystic

U.S. Senator Blumenthal will announce a new federal funding on Tuesday afternoon in Mystic to protect marine life in the Long Island Sound.

In the Mystic Aquarium, Senator Blumenthal will be joined by the President and CEO of Mystic Aquarium Dr. Stephen M. Coan to announce a new federal funding to protect marine animals.

The event begins at 1 p.m.

Blumenthal will view animals in recovery and discuss how the new federal funding will help combat the threat of marine debris and trash.

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