Mattapoisett Harbor/Eel Pond

How Healthy is Your Water?
34
Eel Pond (Mattapoisett)
Two sampling stations: EL1, EL2
68
Inner Mattapoisett Harbor
Three sampling stations: MH1, MH4N, MH4X
NA
Mattapoisett River
One sampling station: MR1
37
Mattapoisett River Mouth
One sampling station: MH3
83
Outer Mattapoisett Harbor
Three sampling stations: MH2N, MH5, MH6
NA
Tub Mill Brook
One sampling station: TMB1

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Top Stories on Mattapoisett Harbor/Eel Pond

River herring numbers are up in some Bay waterways – but there’s more work to do

Population counts of river herring were up in three of Buzzards Bay’s most important rivers — the Agawam, Acushnet, and Mattapoisett Rivers — during spring 2019. But rising numbers don’t mean that the work to protect river herring has ended.

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Restoration of The Bogs in Mattapoisett will improve property for water, wildlife, and people

The streams and wetlands at The Bogs in Mattapoisett will provide improved water flow and better wildlife habitat as part of a Coalition-led restoration project, beginning later this year.

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Coalition celebrates 30 years of Bay protection, restoration at Annual Meeting in Acushnet

At its 30th Annual Meeting on May 19, the Coalition celebrated another exceptional year of accomplishments and honored three Buzzards Bay Guardians who have given outstanding service to the Bay’s cleanup, restoration, and protection.

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Working to Save Buzzards Bay

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is a membership-supported organization dedicated to improving the health of the Buzzards Bay ecosystem for all through education, conservation, research, and advocacy.

We work to protect clean water on the Bay and on the land: