Megunticook Watershed Association

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Is it OK to take a bath in the lake/pond?

Recently people have been asking if it’s OK to bathe in the lake or pond.  In particular people ask about using Dr. Bronner’s Soap because it is advertised as biodegradeable.  I ran across the following post on the Belgrade Regional Conservation Alliance Watershed Wisdom –Summertime Bathing This time of year we get a lot of […]

Become a Better Steward of the Watershed (Lake, Pond, and River)

Here is a slightly edited version of an article in the summer issue of the Maine Lakes News Digest available through the website, Mr. Lakefront. Those of us who own lakefront properties or use the water resources in the watershed are appreciative of all the beauty and recreation that we are so fortunate to have […]