The purpose of this document is:
- 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
- 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
- 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.
Varricchione, J. (2008). Recommendations for Future Restoration and Management Efforts for Mill Brook, Westbrook, Maine. Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service, Casco Bay Estuary Partnership.