Farm Pond

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
RECEIVED AND POSTED 10-05-2017@8:13AMFarm Pond Advisory CommitteeDraft Meeting Agenda – Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017Town Hall Offices – 7PM
  1. Approval of meeting minutes “package” of Sept. 12, 2017
  2. VISTA pruning on town-owned BERM
    • Discussion/Possible motions for voting on a recommendation to TA/BOS
  3. Protection of Farm Pond initiatives
    • Berm and Lagoon incorporation into “Farm Pond Protection initiatives
      • Incorporation in overall plan, preservation of berm, maintenance (?) of berm, weed warrior pond, species census
    • Water quality testing - Secchi disk and other – initiatives, status, publish findings
    • Species census updates (fishing derby tie in) – also Bait handling (does this need info?)
    • Rapid response plan (Catherine), Surface Water Protection Plan (Melinda), Watershed protection plan (Cath/Melinda, working on drafts by Sept)
    • Boat Washing Station evolution/Info station associated
    • Exploration of item from abutter meeting – putting on this list – town-wide ban on fertilize/pesticide use – how could we start this?
    • Geese
  4. Community Outreach
    • Websites/Education/Weed Warriors Program – recap, status from recent weed encounter
    • Action items from abutter event – including guidelines on “safe” home maintenance activities (roof washing, etc), lake abutter/watershed member email list, other?
  5. New Business?
  6. Set Date for next meeting