Bug Nights 2020 are suspended
Updated March 15, 2020
This has been a difficult decision. We know that Bug Night-ers take seriously their work and will be disappointed. We believe that this decision is the best to protect everyone and to be part of a solution and not a serious public health risk. We will be thinking of you and wishing you, your family, and friends good health—and hope to see you soon.
Upper Merrimack Monitoring Program river quality data are online
Updated August 20, 2019
The Upper Merrimack Monitoring Program E. coli data are online.
Click here to read more.
2018 Annual Report is online
Updated March 20, 2019
The Upper Merrimack River Local Advisory Committee annual report is now online.
Click here to read reports.
Upper Merrimack forum re-designed
June 12, 2017
The Upper Merrimack Monitoring Program is re-designed with a fresh, clean look and ease of use with mobile devices. The famous Bug Night weekly messages for 2016 and 2017 are posted along with other topical and timely information. Please click here to begin reading.
Planning and conservation tools
The Upper Merrimack River Local Advisory Committee has created a new web-based resource with land use studies, maps, and other resources for its cities and towns. Click here to begin using the resources and click here to try the interactive map and river quality data tool.
Next UMRLAC meeting
Updated March 11, 2020
The next Upper Merrimack River Local Advisory Committee meeting is slated for Monday, April 13, 2020, 7:00 PM. Please note that at least until the COVID-19 crisis has abated and the Governor has lifted the state of emergency in his Executive Order 2020-04, the UMRLAC will meet virtually. A dial-in number and link to desktop sharing will be provided to reprentatives and members of the public on this website and in the agenda document. Please contact the UMRLAC if you wish to request a physical location vs. dialin in to the meeting. Every effort will be made to secure an accessible building. Please understand that many or all public buildings may be closed and this may not be possible.
Click here to download meeting agenda and summaries.
Click here to download additional meeting documents.