Kim Lutz, director of the Connecticut River Program with the Nature Conservancy, poses for a portrait Saturday along the river at the Elwell Recreation Area boat dock in Northampton. Photo: Dan Little/Daily Hampshire Gazette

Hampshire Gazette goes behind the scenes of Connect the Connecticut

The Northampton, Mass., -based daily newspaper serving Hampshire and Franklin counties, featured the Connect the Connecticut project in a two-page spread for its April 2016 Environment section.

Reporter Fran Ryan spoke with several members of the project’s Core Team for the story, including Bill Labich of Highstead Foundation,  Patrick Comins of Connecticut Audubon, and Kim Lutz of The Nature Conservancy and Friends of the Silvio O. Conte National Wildlife Refuge.

Read the story, Using data to coordinate Connecticut River conservation, on the Daily Hampshire Gazette’s website.