ACTION ALERT: Aquatic Invasive Species Control

Action Alert: Contact your representative today to continue the eradication of water chestnut from the Mystic River

Amendment #932 puts $350,000 into the DCR budget for Aquatic Invasive Species Control. The amendment is sponsored by Representative Khan of Newton, Stanley of Waltham, Lawn of Watertown, Provost of Somerville and Baker of Newton.


What you can do to help support this amendment?

A) Contact your local representative to request that they cosponsor Amendment #932 to put $350,000 in the budget for invasive species control. Talk about how this funding has been critical during the past few years to eliminate water chestnut in the Mystic and Charles Rivers.

State Representative Paul J. Donato
(617) 722-2180

State Representative Christine Barber
(617) 722-2430

State Representative Sean Garballey
(617) 722-2090

B) Contact the Speaker of the House and the House Ways and Means Chair to express your support for Amendment #932.

Speaker of the House Robert A. DeLeo
(617) 722-2500

House Ways and Means Chair Brian Dempsey
(617) 722-2990


The Mystic River will thank you!