CWMN Results: June

The results for June show much higher E. coli levels than were observed in May. This is mainly because June was a wetter month than May, and bacteria levels in wet weather are typically higher than levels in dry weather.

CWMN Results: May 2017

The water sampling results are in and the findings are encouraging. Kudos to the Norwood DPW for the progress they've made toward a healthier Meadow Brook.

A Fond Farewell

I'm leaving with a whole bunch of memories and with so much respect for what this small non-profit can do!

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CWMN 2016 Recap

From May to October, over 50 volunteers took samples and performed dissolved oxygen analysis at 41 sites throughout the watershed.

Water Quality Data – August 2016

The majority of our CWMN volunteers managed to get samples for August, despite drought-induced low water levels throughout the Watershed.

Water Quality Data – June 2016

The June Citizen Water Monitoring Network (CWMN) sampling event took place on Thursday, June 16. By coincidence, this happened to be the morning after a fire on Hawes Brook resulted in a fish kill involving hundreds of fish, the results of which are discussed later in this post. Our volunteers collaborated to sample 41 different […]

Water Quality Data – May 2016

The first Citizen Water Monitoring Network (CWMN) sampling event of the year took place on Thursday, May 19. Our volunteers helped to sample from 41 different sites within the Neponset Watershed, and the below map illustrates the bacteria results we received. Red and orange dots on this map indicate areas along the watershed that are not safe […]

A New Look at Unquity Brook

Water quality issues have been noted for some time along Unquity Brook; new funding will allow for further investigation.