Article | May 15, 2017

Boston Harbor Overhaul: A Water Cleanup Success Story

Source: KLa Systems
Boston Harbor Overhaul: A Water Cleanup Success Story

Boston Harbor used to be an icon of water pollution in the U.S. But a massive cleanup effort — one of the biggest restoration feats in the nation’s history — has revived the harbor in the last three decades.

The harbor’s dirty history spanned an interval between the 1600s and the early 1980s.