By the Numbers


2003-2005 Bear Pond Water Quality Improvement Project, Hartford and Turner

6.9: Square miles covered by Bear Pond Watershed’s Big and Little Bear ponds

173: Number of non-point source pollution sites identified there in 2001 survey

11: Number of erosion sites where problems were fixed

$59,716: Cost ($35,758 grant; $23,958 local match)

Source: Maine Department of Environmental Protection

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