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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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Sampling was conducted off Massachusetts in Buzzards Bay, a large, semi-enclosed estuary in the northeastern United States (Fig.
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Attempting to prevent future incidents like the Bouchard's grounding, Massachusetts passed MOSPA, "An Act Relative to Oil Spill Prevention and Response in Buzzards Bay and Other Harbors and Bays of the Commonwealth." (10) Subsequently, the United States, the American Waterways Operators International Association of Independent Tank Owners, Bimco, and Chamber of Shipping of America brought suit arguing to enjoin key MOSPA provisions.
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