The Vision 2020 Environmental Task Group has been active for a number of years. A Goals and activities statement was produced in 1992 and the Goals were Adopted and Endorsed by Town Meeting in 1993. UNDER CONSTRUCTION 6 January 1999

Current Projects:Our principal efforts over the last few years have been investigating the overall health of Spy Pond which is part of the Mystic Valley Watershed.

1999 Meetings Schedule and past Minutes

Past Projects

Natural History of Arlington


Past Projects: Vision 2020 was involved in the initial review of the dredging of Hill's Pond which led, in part, to the formation of the Friends of Menotomy Rocks Park.

We have led guided birdwalks in Arlington's Open Spaces and were involved in publication in both paper and electronic form of a Checklist of Arlington Birds.

Participated in and contributed to The Arlington Open Space Report.

Recommended and initated the Spy Pond Study, a professional review of the situation at Spy Pond.

Participated in the Massachusetts Water Watch Partnership. Click on Secci Dip In to see a graph that includes data on Spy Pond.

Designed and published Spy Pond Primer, What's Under the Ice at Spy Pond, and A Spy Pond Quiz

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