Sustainable Maine

Return of a River

Special | 26m 46s

After decades of clean-up efforts, the Saco River Estuary is coming back to life. Surrounding communities now turn to the estuary as a source of renewal and economic development, but new pressures are emerging, including increasing coastal development. Understanding how these pressures affect the estuary and developing new tools to help safeguard its health is the focus of a research project.

Aired: 10/02/13

Rating: NR

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