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Salmon Brook Project will receive funding to help with shoreline restoration

| December 1, 2014

Slowly but surely, the former mill pond in Washburn is restoring itself to what it once was. A stream. “Just putting things back the way they were before we got here, said regional director of the Northern Maine office of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection Nick Archer. Back in March the dam and berm were removed […]

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Plans in the Works For Removal of Mill Pond Dam in Washburn

| November 25, 2013

They’re calling it a “significant habitat restoration project” — plans are in the works between the town of Washburn and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection to remove the lower dam and the upper berm of the mill pond in town — which would open up almost 30 miles of drainage to Atlantic salmon and […]

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