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Anglers asked to help protect Long Island Sound

Using stickers, key chains, posters and face-to-face conversations, Connecticut Sea Grant hopes to convince boaters and fishermen that their everyday actions on the water can make a big difference when it comes to invasive species in Long Island Sound.

This summer, Sea Grant, based at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus in Groton, has begun a campaign to prevent the spread of invasive species from boat hulls and leftover bait.

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