Dam in South Berwick, ME, to be Removed

South Berwick, ME, town councilors have expressed concern over plans to remove the dam at Leigh’s Mill Pond, which feeds into the Salmon Falls River, this spring.

As reported by the Bangor Daily News, removal of the dam could interfere with a project to build a pedestrian bridge over the dam itself. On the other hand, removing the dam will make it easier for migratory fish to access Leighs Mill Pond and other upstream habitat.

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