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August 4
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM
Robbins Library, basement conference room, 700 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington

August 8
Water Chestnut Community Event, 9:00AM-1:00PM
Blessing of the Bay Boathouse, 32 Shore Drive, Somerville, MA
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

August 18
Community Charrette: Greening Malden & Everett to Improve the River, 7PM
Malden Library, program room, Malden
RSVP

August 26
Community Charrette: Greening Medford to Improve the River, 6PM
Andrews Middle School, 3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy, Medford
RSVP

Sept 1
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM

Arlington Town Hall, 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA - Selectmen's Hearing Room, 2nd floor

Sept 14
Friends of the Malden River meeting, 6:30PM
Cambridge Health Alliance, 195 Canal St, Malden

Sept 15
Flatbread Pizza Doughraiser, 5PM-11PM
45 Day St, Somerville, MA

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Friday
Feb012013

Summer 2013 Internships Available

The Mystic River Watershed Association is happy to offer internship opportunities for summer 2013:

1) Water Quality Monitoring Internship (Cyanobacteria) - 2 positions available - will gather data on Cyanobacteria populations and key water quality parameters from approximately ten water bodies to safeguard the public health of residents who live in the watershed.

2) Aquatic Invasive Management Internship (Water Chestnut) - assist in organizing an effort to remove the invasive species Water Chestnut (Trapa natans) from the Mystic River. Responsibilities include organizing and assisting group and community events and managing teams of volunteers to remove plants from the river by canoe.

3) Herring Habitat Monitoring Internship - 2 positions available - assist in a scientific study on habitat and river herring populations from May 6 through August 30.

Help coordinate community water chestnut removal events!For all positions, the exact dates can be flexible depending on the candidate. These are unpaid positions.
The Mystic River Watershed Association is based in Arlington, MA and is accessible via several bus routes.
The Mystic River Watershed Association is an equal opportunity employer.

We hope you'll consider joining our TEAM!

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