Latest Salt evaporation pond Stories

2008-09-12 15:00:14

By Katie Mulvaney Environmentalists hail the planting of about 200,000 hard-shell clams in Quonochontaug and Ninigret Ponds as a success that will help the water body flourish in years to come.

2007-10-02 18:00:16

By Katie Mulvaney; Journal Staff Writer CHARLESTOWN - Del Barber remembers shellfishing in Foster Cove in the 1970s, when the waters were rich with oysters and blue crabs, and The Willows restaurant and resort had the only buildings along the shore.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.