Warning – Pratt Pond Restrictions due to Chemical Treatment

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PRATT POND – UPTON, MA

WARNING

Pratt Pond was chemically treated to control the growth of non-native aquatic vegetation on Thursday July 10, 2014. The Following water-use restrictions will begin on the day of the treatment and be in effect until the date listed below. Pratt Pond is the pond where Kiwanis beach is located.

USAGE OF THESE WATERS FOR:

DRINKING AND COOKING ARE PROHIBITED UNTIL  –  JULY 13, 2014

BOATING, FISHING, SWIMMING ARE PROHIBITED UNTIL – JULY 11, 2014

WATERING OF LIVESTOCK IS PROHIBITED UNTIL – JULY 11, 2014

IRRIGATION IS PROHIBITED UNTIL – JULY 16, 2014

This information was provided to Upton Daily by the Upton Police Department. For further information contact Aquatic Control Technology, 11 John Road, Sutton, MA.  The chemical treatment was conducted pursuant to a permit issued by the Department of Environment Protection (DEP)

 

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Comments

  1. mary Cortese says:

    This is not correct …….all beach activities will resume on July 11 at 8:00am

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