Chatham Water Bottle Filling Station

Chatham Water Bottle Filling Station

Located at one of the busiest locations in Chatham, the water fountain and filling station will provide a means to reduce single use plastic bottles. The fish pier is a busy port for local fishermen offering a spectacular view of the harbor from the newly...

Marconi Beach Water Bottle Filling Station

According to the NPS statistics for Marconi Beach, there were over 90,000 at the beach during peak months from May to October in 2017. Marconi Beach is a very popular site during peak months and in order to stay hydrated, many visitors end up bringing in plastic water...
ReFill Wellfleet Water Station

ReFill Wellfleet Water Station

An exterior water filling station at Mayo Beach Recreation Center located across from Wellfleet Harbor was funded and recently installed through our 2018 grant program. Eliminating single-use plastic bottles through this filling station is part of Wellfleet’s...
Skip the Straw Training Video

Skip the Straw Training Video

Several years ago, a group of concerned Falmouth sixth graders, in cooperation with the local non-profit Falmouth Water Stewards, launched a campaign to educate people about the problem of plastics pollution on beaches and in the ocean and a really easy way they can...
Beach Trash to Treasure on Nantucket

Beach Trash to Treasure on Nantucket

Maria Mitchell Association offered a two-week artist in residence program combining art, up-cycling, education, and conservation led by Cindy Pease Roe. Nantucket, as an island community, values its ocean resources tremendously as a continued source of food and...
Falmouth Water Quality Shellfish Project

Falmouth Water Quality Shellfish Project

The Town of Falmouth is committed to cleaning up the nitrogen from Little Pond, using a variety of decentralized methods such as oyster aquaculture, in addition to sewering the Little Pond lower watershed. The Shellfish Aquaculture Demonstration Project started during...