Click on any image below to view videos on a variety of pond water quality issues.
2022 Brewster Ponds Coalition Annual Meeting Facebook stream video. Learn from Zenas (Zee) Crocker, Executive Director of the Barnstable Clean Water Coalition, how the alternative septic systems they installed around Shubael Pond in Marston Mills are performing.
Brewster Ponds Summit 2022 cosponsored by the Brewster Ponds Coalition and the Town of Brewster. A three hour discussion of the issue of nutrient loading from septic systems into groundwater and ponds in Brewster followed by a Q&A session. Many thanks to Lower Cape TV for recording and livestreaming this important event.
What's In Your Water? Learn about the challenges that Cape Cod, and Brewster in particular, is facing in supplying clean and healthy public drinking water in this informative talk presented by Paul Anderson, Superintendent of Brewster's Water Department.
Learn about the latest advances in alternative septic systems with Brian Baumgaertel, Director of the Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center. (MASSTC.)
Meet Susan Baur, "The Turtle Lady," in this beautiful video by Cape Cod filmmaker Monte Ladner.
Click above to see video of new Pond Remediation Matching Grants Program just launched in 2021.
2021 Ponds Summit via Zoom on Saturday, April 10. This year’s topics include ongoing cyanobacteria research in Brewster, MA, stopping erosion at Lower Mill Pond, and the announcement of an exciting new matching grant program!
Aerosolized toxins measured in air above two ponds in Brewster. Produced by Noah Johnson of Lower Cape Television.
Cape Cod Native Plants And Alternative Lawn Workshop. Click here for full list of plants discussed.
Click above image for a short video of The First Annual Herring Run
Paddle which took place on May 8, 2021. Special thanks to co-sponsor
The Brewster Conservation Trust and business sponsor SupFari Adventures
What is a kettle pond? What makes Cape Cod ponds so special? You’ll be surprised by how much you learn in this presentation from BPC’s first president, Karen Malkus-Benjamin.
Watch this short video from a recent Eco-Paddle produced by
Brewster Ponds Coalition business partner SupFari Adventures. Check back often for news about more Eco-Paddles for which you can register to attend.
A hearing by The Board of Health held on 9-21-2016
regarding proposed septic system regulations
for properties near ponds.