1922The League of Atlantic Seaboard Municipalities Against Oil Pollution of Navigable Waters held a conference in Trenton, New Jersey, and members from Gloucester attended.Economy and Industry, Location and Setting, Maritime & Fishing Industry, Environment

The organization included cities from coastal cities and towns affected by oil pollution. The invitation specified “The Atlantic City Conference will provide a timely forum where oil pollution, in all its relations to our economy, welfare, natural resources, and community life, can be thoroughly threshed out and a program of action formulated.”

Gloucester City Archives, 1922 City Document, #267
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