A broken discharge line at the Montclair Beach Club was found to be the cause of an almost complete fish die-off in the portion of the Third River that runs through the Alonzo F. Bonsal Wildlife Preserve.
A Department of Environmental Protection official inspected the Alfonzo F. Bonsal Preserve Thursday, Aug. 9, and concluded the water commission, which cleared 70 trees recently on the property had operated inappropriately.
by Elizabeth Oguss
Two rivers run through Montclair, two thin blue lines on the map called Second River and Third River.
Both rivers flow, in their discontinuous way, to the Passaic River, and along the way are joined by other streams. Yan