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Fore River Restoration
Monatiquot River Restoration Project

  • Braintree's water flows into the Farm and Chocato Rivers into Monatiquot River, the main tributary to the Fore River.
  • River Herring, Sea Lamprey, American Eel and Rainbow Smelt migrate through the river to spawn.
  • Armstrong Dam blocks fish passage of migrating river herring, american eel and sea lamprey. 
  • Great Pond Dam Fish Passage to be restored 2017.

Monatiquot River Clean Up
History of Monatiquot River
Armstrong Dam Removal Feasibility Study
DER Provisional Priority Project
Spawning Habitat Study
Fore River Restoration Feasibility Study
Great Pond Dam & Fish Ladder Grant
Center for American Progress: Dam Removal Report
Headwater Economics: Dam Removal Benefits 
News Stories

















































































    For more information on the watershed and upcoming river clean-out projects please     contact Robert Kearns.   

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Sustainable Braintree
1 JFK Memorial Drive
Braintree, MA  02184
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  781-794-8338