How Healthy is Your Water?
3
Mashapaquit Creek
One sampling station: MAC1
77
Outer West Falmouth Harbor
Three sampling stations: WF6, WF9N, WF9X
40
Oyster Pond
One sampling station: WF8
64
West Falmouth Harbor – Harbor Head
Two sampling stations: WF4N, WF5X
64
West Falmouth Harbor – Mid-Harbor
Two sampling stations: WF4X, WF5N
25
West Falmouth Harbor – Snug Harbor
Two sampling stations: WF2, WF11
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West Falmouth Harbor – Town Dock
Two sampling stations: WF1N, WF1X

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Become a Baywatcher

Help the Buzzards Bay Coalition keep an eye on the health of the water in your community. Become a Baywatcher, and you can volunteer as a "citizen scientist" on the water this summer.

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Top Stories on West Falmouth Harbor

Making it easier and quicker to optimize nitrogen-reduction in residential septic systems

The Coalition has won a $75,000 grant to support testing a faster and more efficient approach to monitoring the effectiveness of nitrogen-reducing septic systems.

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The 10 best things that happened for Buzzards Bay in 2020

This year, the Buzzards Bay Coalition made significant progress on every front—ongoing pollution cleanup, focused land protection, active restoration, and community engagement—thanks to our supporters and partners, and together we will accomplish even more in 2021.

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Coalition completes installation of nitrogen-reducing septic systems in West Falmouth for major demonstration project

West Falmouth Harbor now offers a model for reducing pollution from septic systems that could be replicated in other communities. In fact, it is already inspiring action.

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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: