It’s Ice-Out!

Ice-Out! Ice-Out was called at 6:30 PM last Friday, March 27th. A stiff northwest breeze chewed up the last remaining ice in the central part of Megunticook Lake and I could navigate the patrol boat from the dams to the Ken Bailey Bridge (the definition of Ice-Out on...

Warden’s Report Late Winter

The cold, snow, then rain patterns over the winter made for a long tough winter. We did not have any large snow events.  Six inches was about the max with even less in downtown Camden.  Most of the snow storms ended with rain.  Driveways were coated with ice many...

2020 Ice Out Contest!

The Megunticook Lake Watershed Association is once again sponsoring an “Ice Out” contest.  The person who guesses closest to date and time the ice goes out on Megunticook Lake will win a $100.00 gift certificate from Maine Sport and a year’s subscription to the Camden...

Swimmer and Boater Safety Reminder

SWIMMERS AND BOATERS REMINDER- The water is getting warmer now and lots of people are out swimming. The Megunticook Watershed Association urges boaters to be vigilant and always know what is ahead of them. When waterskiing and tubing, state law requires boaters to...