Environmental Consulting Projects

a little taste of what’s fresh

Georges Pond Watershed-Based Management Plan

Franklin, Maine – A Watershed-Based Management Plan for Georges Pond provides clear goals and strategies for preventing future nuisance algal blooms in the pond by inactivating phosphorus in the lake’s bottom sediments and reducing phosphorus loading from developed land in the watershed.

Abrams Pond Watershed Protection Project, Phase II

Eastbrook & Franklin, Maine – This second phase of watershed protection work at Abrams Pond resulted in a significant reduction in pollution from gravel roads and driveways, a strong emphasis on raising public awareness about water quality, and formation of a neighborhood erosion control work force.

Messalonskee Lake Watershed Survey

Oakland, Belgrade, and Sidney, Maine – A 2021 watershed survey for Messalonskee Lake brought together project partners and documented hundreds of NPS sites that contribute to pollution in the lake.

Long Pond Watershed-Based Management Plan Update

Belgrade, Mount Vernon, & Rome, Maine – An update to an outdated watershed plan for Long Pond provided local conservation organizations with an overview of the current state of water quality in Long Pond, and a forward thinking action plan to prevent further water quality declines in this impaired lake.