Curriculum and Instruction
Its unique tidal marshes, ecology, geology, scenic areas, and fascinating history make the Connecticut River a treasure to residents and visitors alike. It is one of the 1,713 “Wetlands of International Importance” designated throughout the world by the International Ramsar Convention. This photo essay also describes the education efforts underway by Connecticut Sea Grant and its partners to assist educators with resource materials.
Balcom, Nancy C. and Barrett, Juliana, "A Jewel in Our Midst: a photo essay of the Connecticut River" (2008). Wrack Lines. Paper 42.