Farm Pond

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:15pm
Posted 01-09-2018@9:16am


Farm Pond Advisory CommitteeDraft Meeting Agenda – January 16, 2018Town Hall Offices – 7:15 PM
  1. Approval of meeting minutes of Nov. 14, 2017
  2. Conservation Commission actions regarding berm pruning
    • Remediation actions recommendation, Concom meeting 1/18
  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, Bait handling – info handed out with boat permits
    • Rapid response plan (Catherine), Surface Water Protection Plan (Melinda), Watershed protection plan (Cath/Melinda)
    • Boat Washing Station evolution/Info station associated
    • Geese
  4. Community Outreach
    • Websites/Education/Weed Warriors Program – recap, status from recent weed encounter, Jackie has proposal for website
    • 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?
    • Winter access to the pond
    • Yacht club, Friend of Farm Pond, new activity/interest
  6. Set Date for next meeting