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Nov 18
Friends of the Malden River meeting, 6:30-8PM
Whidden Hospital, 103 Garland St, Room: West 1, Everett

Dec 2
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM
Tufts University, Lincoln Filene Center, Rabb Room

MyRWA IN THE NEWS

October 29, 2014
Environmentalists discuss impacts of clearing Silver Maple Forest, Belmont Citizen-Herald

October 28, 2014
Wynn discusses pollution cleanup at casino site, Boston Herald

September 18, 2014
Harvard Students Spruce Up Mystic River in Medford, Inside Medford

August 19, 2014
EPA Awards $120,000 in Urban Waters grants to Revitalize Mystic River Watershed, EPA Newsroom

August 1, 2014
Into the Mystic:Reclaiming Somerville's waterfront, The Somerville Times

April 6, 2014
Mystic River Stormwater Panel Draws a Crowd, WickedLocal Malden

January 21, 2014
Tufts Community Research Center provides funding to local groups, The Tufts Daily

January 17, 2014
Let's Clean Up Mystic River, Boston Globe

September 10, 2013
Communities partner to battle invasive plant in Mystic River, WickedLocal Medford

July 18, 2013
State, volunteers battle invasive plants in waterways, Boston Globe

February 18, 2013
A steady flow of troubles for the long-foul Mystic, Boston Globe

November 2, 2012
Mystic River Watershed Association celebrates 40th Anniversary, The Malden Advocate

September 7, 2012
Protecting Arlington's Hidden Gem, WickedLocal Arlington

August 17, 2012
Mystic River Herring Run estimated at 198,932, WickedLocal Medford

March 5, 2012
Citizen Scientists' help monitor Mystic River's Water Quality, WickedLocal Somerville

January 31, 2012
Polar Plunge: 21 people dive into Mystic River for 40th Anniversary, WickedLocal Somerville

October 5, 2011
River Herring and the Mystic River, Over Dams by Bucket, Death by Bycatch, Moir's Environmental Dialog

August 31, 2011
Water chestnut removal from Mystic River to commence, Somerville News

June 21, 2011
Beebe students roll up sleeves at Fellsmere Pond, Boston.com

May 15, 2011
Mystic River Water Quality Score Downgraded to D- Despite ongoing efforts, analysis shows more work needed

December 27, 2010
New source of pollution discovered in lake that borders Arlington, The Arlington Advocate

October 16, 2010
Striking a blow for a softer, greener world, The Boston Globe

October 14, 2010
Article on watershed did not fully explain types of sewer overflows, The Boston Globe

September 29, 2010
Fireworks Celebrate Assembly Row, The Somerville News

September 7, 2010
Volunteers Clear Water Chestnuts from Mystic River, Inside Medford

August 25, 2010
Mystic River Water Chestnut Pull Aug. 28, Inside Medford

June 11, 2010
EPA gives Mystic River a C-, Boston.com

June 10, 2010
Mystic event pulls tons of water chestnuts, The Somerville News

June 2, 2010
Andrews Middle School celebrates River Day, The Medford Transcript

May 20, 2010
Mystic River fans celebrate return of the herring, reel in a C-
, Somerville Journal

May 19, 2010
Marvelous day on the Mystic in Somerville marred by mediocre marks, The Somerville News

May 16, 2010
Mystic River Scores C-: Good Progress Underway, U.S. EPA

May 4, 2010
Malden High crew cleans up Mystic, Boston.com

April 26, 2010
Rain delay: reducing the devastating effects of stormwater runoff, The Boston Globe

April 7, 2010
Mystic River cleanup events for Earth Day, The Boston Globe

March 30, 2010
Oil Spill in Revere, The North Shore Tab

March 18, 2010
The great flood of Arlington,The Arlington Advocate

February 24, 2010
Mystic River waterway clogged with shopping carts, Somerville News

February 22, 2010
Boston Environmentalists Face Upstream Battle In Big Oil Settlement, WBUR

February 19, 2010
State in Process of Rebuilding Mystic Lakes' Dam, Medford Transcript

February 11, 2010
Mystic River Watershed Association makes presentation (page 3), Chelsea Record

December 24, 2009
Environmental Groups Work to Improve the Mystic River, The Malden Observer

December 3, 2009
Letter: Focusing on SSOs, by MyRWA intern Sarah Shivers. Arlington Advocate

November 7, 2009
Waves of concern: Property owners face steep insurance rate hikes, as new federal maps shift flood zone boundaries, The Boston Globe 

November 5, 2009
Planning officials envision the Mystic River as a major recreational area in the near future, The Somerville News

October 26, 2009
Mass Environmental Trust grants $150K to Mystic Valley Development Commission for Wellington Greenway, Wicked Local Medford 

October 23, 2009
Patrick-Murray Administration Awards Grants to Lower Mystic River Watershed Communities, Energy and Environmental Affairs 

July 28, 2009
Into the Mystic; Revitalization of a River, thebostonchannel.com

May 17, 2009
Spill fine to help cleanup efforts for Mystic River, The Boston Globe 

May 10, 2009
EPA report gives higher grade for Mystic River watershed, The Boston Globe

January 24, 2008
Rebirth at the river's edge, The Boston Globe

April 10, 2008  
EPA Mystic River Report Card: "D" – Room for Improvement – Help Is On the Way, U.S. EPA

April 17, 2007
EPA Kicks Off Major Effort to Improve Conditions of Mystic River Watershed, U.S. EPA

February 26, 2007
Everett, Mass. Metal Finisher Fined and Settles Environmental Violations, U.S. EPA

October 30, 2006
Massachusetts Celebrates World Water Monitoring Day U.S. EPA

July 12, 2006
Mass. Recycling Facility Facing Fines for Clean Water Violations, U.S. EPA

March 10, 2004
$1.4 Million Environmental Settlement With MBTA Brings Clean Air and Water Benefits to Boston: Settlement Stems from Bus Idling and Water Pollution Violations, U.S. EPA


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