If you cannot make your shift, or if you would like to claim an open shift, please email Erica.Wood@mysticriver.org or call 781-316-3438.

If you cannot make your assigned counting slot or would like to claim an open slot, please email Erica Wood with “herring monitoring shift” in the subject line, or call (781)316-3438.

Herring Monitoring Instructions:

  • Monitor for any 10 minute period within your assigned one-hour slot, staying within the hour

  • Take out supplies from mailbox

  • Set up timer for 10 minutes & count herring

  • Fill out data sheet, recording the total number of the fish traveling UP the ladder (i.e. only going into the Upper Mystic Lake), not the net count