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Buzzards Bay,

inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, 30 mi (48 km) long, from 5 to 10 mi (8–16 m) wide, SE Mass., connected with Cape Cod Bay by the Cape Cod Canal and bounded on the SE by the Elizabeth Islands. Its shores are very irregular. The village of Buzzards Bay (1990 pop. 3,250), seat of Cape Cod Canal administration, is in the town of BourneBourne,
town (1990 pop. 16,064), Barnstable co., SE Mass., crossed by Cape Cod Canal; settled 1627, inc. 1884. Bourne Bridge (1935), across the canal, made the town an entry point to Cape Cod and a resort and commercial center.
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 on the shore of the bay.
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Table 1 Average age and sample size for each type of structure examined for each final age assigned for tautog (Tautoga onitis) collected in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, in 2014.
mercenaria collected live from Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, MA, had an age in excess of the previous known MLSP for the species, which we have now doubled.
14) Section 4 enhanced the manning requirements for tank barges and tow vessels in Buzzards Bay.
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As the countdown to Christmas continues, Cape Cod Central Railroad (CCCR) today announced new special offers and additional seating for the Polar Express train ride departing out of Hyannis and Buzzards Bay.
The Buzzards Bay National Estuary Program received $632,000 and the Massachusetts Bays National Estuary Program (MassBays) $622,500 under the federal Clean Water Act.
Researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole analyzed water samples and temperature data collected along the coast of Buzzards Bay from 1992 to 2013 by a network of trained citizen scientists called Baywatchers.
BOSTON -- Shellfishing areas will be restored and recreational activities will be enhanced under the second round of remediation projects to clean up the Massachusetts and Rhode Island shorelines damaged in a 2003 oil spill in Buzzards Bay, state and federal environmental officials said Friday.
French-bred Porto Santo battled with second-choice Buzzards Bay for second through the stretch, getting the nod by a nose in a photo.
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