New Durham Water Quality & Milfoil / Invasive Aquatic Weeds Committee

Mission Statement:

The mission of the Milfoil and Invasive Aquatic Weed Committee of New Durham is to manage, with the intent to eradicate milfoil (and other exotic invasive aquatic weeds) in the waterbodies of the town. Through public education and with the assistance of local residents, state agencies, and private contractors; the committee will identify sites of infestation, develop best management plans to control plant growth and spread to adjacent waterways, seek public and private sources of funding to implement the plan (including post treatment monitoring), and educate users of water recreational vehicles on the necessity to remove any suspicious plants before introducing their vehicles into New Durham waterbodies.

March 13, 2007 Town Meeting, Article #29 - established a seven member committee.