Issues

ind out what you can do to help with Environmental Issues.

Merrimack College's Dr. Jon Lyon and student working on their water quality monitoring project.

Merrimack College’s Dr. Jon Lyon and student working on their water quality monitoring project.

Invasive Species
Learn about efforts to eradicate Purple Loosestrife and Fanwort from Martins Pond.

Water Quality
Learn about efforts to improve the water quality of Martins Pond. Phosphorous | Fecal Coliform | Turbidity | North Reading Sewer Project

Flood Prevention and Beaver Control
Learn about efforts to control flooding and beaver activity at Martins Pond. Includes Mother’s Day 2006 Flood pictures and North Reading Beaver Assessment Report.

Storm Water Pollution
Learn how you can minimize the impact of storm water pollution in Martins Pond and other local streams and rivers. Sources of Non Point Pollution | EPA Stormwater Outreach Materials | EPA Surf Your Watershed