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Buzzards Bay Pollution

Buzzards Bay is polluted but the state is unable to clean it up due to funding issues.

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Pollution control efforts are underway at West Falmouth Harbor.
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Brian Bostrom
Another photo from West Falmouth Harbor.
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Septic system work in Falmouth to prevent runoff into the harbor.
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The backyard of a home with septic upgrades underway.
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NECIR
The Neponset River Watershed Association and other environmental groups are worried boaters and swimmers are being exposed to high levels of bacteria.
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Springfield's Lake Lorraine State Park has been unstaffed for years and the state has stopped testing the water quality.
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