Otter Creek wetlands seen as shielding Middlebury

WATER INUNDATES A wetland area in Salisbury, a fairly common sight in these parts in the wake of an unrelenting period of rainfall. Independent photo/Steve James

Since last week’s heavy rainfall and disastrous flooding across the state, the bridges above the Otter Creek Falls have been occupied by walkers pausing to peer over the edge and snap a few photos of the raucous rapids. 

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