The Cynobacteria advisory has been lifted as of 8/9/2023.
Previous Post on 8/2/2023
The cyanobacteria advisory for South Meadow Pond remains in effect.
Mass Department of Public Health (MDPH) requires two rounds of samples below the guideline level, collected one week apart, to recommend rescinding an advisory. At this time the advisory remains in effect.
The Clinton Board of Health has posted a public health advisory for South Meadow Pond /Mossy Pond
Harmful Algal Bloom Present
Waterbody Unsafe for People and Pets
Do not swim (Humans and pets)
Do not swallow water
Keep animals away
Rinse off after contact with the water.
For general questions about cyanobacteria, visit the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website.
Mass DPH Algae Blooms
Harmful Algae Bloom Fact Sheet
For questions about the advisory at this waterbody contact the Clinton Board of Health at 978-365-4116.
Date of posting July 14, 2023