Looking across Fishers Island Sound to Fishers Island, from Groton Long Point.
These used to be lobster traps. Now they are used to decorate and protect the shoreline against erosion here (Noank, Connecticut).
A house on Groton Long Point.
At quarter past each hour, the drawbridge opens for boating traffic on the Mystic River.
Driving across the Mystic drawbridge on a rainy day.
This past Sunday there was a terrific article about Mumford Cove (Connecticut) and Long Island Sound in the New York Times. Kirk Johnson tells the story of how Paulann Sheets led the fight to move a sewage treatment plant drain pipe from the cove to the Thames River. As a result, the cove has flourished with eelgrass, scallops, and swans replacing the sea lettuce that had been taking over the cove.