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The purpose of this document is:

  1. To briefly summarize discussion that occurred amongst staff from a variety of organizations that have been involved with assessment or management of Mill Brook (Westbrook, ME) at a meeting on January 23, 2008, as well as follow-up with other professionals in the region (see Acknowledgments section for a list of participants); and
  2. Compile and summarize data, studies, and maps that already exist about the condition of Mill Brook and include detailed reports as appendices so that it can all be found in a single, convenient place; and
  3. Propose recommended priority restoration and management activities that should occur in Mill Brook’s watershed to help ensure its long term ecosystem health and value as an outstanding recreational resource to a large population in the vicinity of Portland, ME.