Herring River (Wellfleet, Massachusetts)

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Herring River is a river in Wellfleet, Massachusetts that includes a tidal estuary. As of 2014, there are plans and funding in place to restore the river, after the construction of a dike across the river in 1909 as a mosquito control project severely hampered the health of the estuary.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Herring River Tidal Restoration Project". National Park Service. July 2011. Retrieved 2013-05-31.
  2. ^ Bragg, Mary Ann (13 October 2014). "Officials announce $600k grant for Herring River restoration project". Cape Cod Times. Archived from the original on 22 October 2014. Retrieved 15 October 2014.

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Coordinates: 41°55′28.11″N 70°3′23.03″W / 41.9244750°N 70.0563972°W / 41.9244750; -70.0563972