Month: May 2013

Three of my Favorite Spots in Massachusetts

With all the writing I do about serious environmental and regulatory issues, this seemed like a good time to switch focus and write instead about the more enjoyable side of the environment.  So today’s topic is three of my very favorite Massachusetts places: Bartholomew’s Cobble in Sheffield; Laughing Brook in Hampden; and 40 Steps in […]

The Hadley Falls Fish Lift

On Wednesday May 8th, the Hadley Falls Fish Lift is scheduled to open for the spring fish migration.  The lift provides a unique opportunity for visitors to see one of nature’s truly amazing sights with their own eyes; the annual migration of anadromous fish up the Connecticut River.  The lift is operated and maintained by […]