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Plant to stop pumping water into bay

Discharge tied to fish decline

By Beth Daley
Globe Staff / December 18, 2007

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One of New England's largest power plants agreed yesterday to stop pumping heated water into shallow Mount Hope Bay, a once-teeming fishing ground on the Massachusetts-Rhode Island border that is now a dead zone for many species. (Full article: 730 words)

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