Date: March 15, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Via Zoom
The Pleasant Bay Alliance was formed by the towns of Orleans, Chatham, Harwich, and Brewster to coordinate a resource management plan for the Pleasant Bay ACEC (Area of
Critical Environmental Concern) and watershed. Its work promotes the health of the Bay and safe public access. Alliance Coordinator Carole Ridley discussed the importance of a living shoreline and healthy saltmarshes for protecting the Cape’s largest estuary. She shared recent findings on nitrogen levels in the Bay, and discussed ongoing challenges and management strategies.