Mission Statement

The Great Pond Foundation was formed to enhance the health and beauty of the Edgartown Great Pond by supporting solutions to environmental problems affecting it. Our goals are to educate the public to the Pond’s value and condition, and assist the Town of Edgartown in enhancing its recreational and ecological features. We work with the Town to promote the Pond's management.


About Us

The Great Pond Foundation represents visitors, riparian owners and enthusiasts of all sorts who enjoy the Edgartown Great Pond. We work with the Town of Edgartown and other concerned organizations to enhance the health of the Edgartown Great Pond through science, research, and education.

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Latest News

Data Tells Encouraging Story for EGP

Edgartown Great Pond Health Improves: Edgartown Great Pond is a unique and remarkable natural gem that has captured the hearts of those who sail, fish,

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A View of Frozen Edgartown Great Pond

Video and images of a frozen Edgartown Great Pond: Enjoy this beautiful view of a frozen EGP thanks to Island photographer and Edgartown resident, Fergus

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STEM Camp 2017

  STEM Camp 2017 - Build a SeaPerch ROV: Superstar teacher and veteran WHOI engineer Megan Carroll led the class Students worked in teams of 3

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Edgartown Great Pond Frozen



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