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

Summer STEM Camp - Build an ROV

Build an ROV with WHOI engineer Megan Carroll! Great Pond Foundation is pleased to be offering a STEM class in robotics this summer at the

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Spring Cut

A Strong Cut to Start the Season: Photo by Chris Carroll of Edgartown. After an extremely productive and effective dredging season, the headwater of the

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Dredge Report - 17 February 2017

Aerial shot of the 1st channel towards the the beach, in January 2017. Since then, the 1st channel has been completed and a 2nd is

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Summer Science Internship



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