Storm run-off into the pond from the boat access road. This is one of several areas around the pond where run-off occurs and excess nutrients are deposited directly into the pond which feeds the algae outbreak.
A no-swimming advisory has kept swimmers out of the pond since July 8. We were interviewed by the Concord Journal recently about the toxic algae outbreak. While walking around the pond with reporter Henry Schwan, Robert commented “It’s like a close family member is ill.” You can read the full news article click here.