Northborough residents and other interested parties attended a
public meeting to discuss and submit comments on proposed plans to upgrade the
Hop Brook Dam in Northborough. The meeting was held on Thursday June 28th
at the Northborough Town Hall.
NRCS has prepared a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) in
compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), as amended, and
gives notice that an environmental impact statement is not being prepared for
the Taunton State Hospital dam removal project.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
in partnership with the Department of the Interior’s Fish and Wildlife Service
have announced funding for a new Working Lands for Wildlife partnership, which
allows farmers and forest landowners to use innovative approaches to restore and
protect habitat for at-risk wildlife species such as the New England cottontail
Outreach is part of NRCS' daily business. We work to ensure that programs
and services are made accessible to all customers, while placing special emphasis on those
who may be underserved. Historically, underserved audiences have included minorities,
tribes, women, the disabled, new farmers, limited resource farmers and
small-scale farmers. Underserved audiences can also include other groups of
customers, such as new immigrant or refugee farmers or organic producers. We'd
like to reach you too.