On Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Martin’s Pond will be treated for watermilfoil and fanwort. Both are highly aggressive invasive plants that can quickly overtake small lakes and ponds. If not controlled, milfoil and fanwort can have damaging effects on natural wildlife, vegetation and recreational activities as they will continue to grow at a very rapid pace. SOLitude Lake Management of Shrewsbury, MA has been retained to respond to this invasive plant infestation. Please note the following important information regarding this
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You may have read in the Transcript that we are treating next week. I did not write the article nor did I review it. Those of you who have followed our treatments know that there is a knock back of natives when this is done contrary to what the article states, however the natives will return. We also know that the invasives will eventually return as well and this is a control method. We are using pelletized treatments and divers
The Martins Pond Reclamation Study Committee will meet Tuesday June 7 at 7pm in the ‘lunch room’ at Town Hall. The committee will be reviewing the draft of the newest aquatic plant survey of the pond, completed May 2016.
Did you know that we make our studies and reports freely available? Go to Environment (above) and select Studies & Reports.