The iconic gin brand restores chalk stream in an eco-conscious way during massive Laverstoke Mill renovation
Hamilton, Bermuda, February 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - For BOMBAY SAPPHIRE®, life is like a river as the brand has deepened its appeal and widened its reach to become the No. 1 premium gin brand worldwide. It seems as no surprise, yet perhaps unusually providential, that the global brand’s home for its distillery was found on the banks of the River Test, a chalk stream, whose waters are known for their clarity, as they are commonly referred to as “gin-clear.”
Penobscot River Restoration Trust Awarded Funds to Remove Fish Passage Barriers
(3BL Media) Old Town and Augusta, ME: Today, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced that it will invest $6.1 million through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to help rebuild the sea-run fisheries of Maine's Penobscot River. A grant to the Penobscot River Restoration Trust (the Penobscot Trust) will fund removal of the Great Works dam, a key barrier to the sea-run fish restoration, as well as scientific monitoring of the Penobscot River Restoration Project.