Misty Stillness. Photo by Vineyard Colors

A Restoration
Success Story
Monitoring Water Quality

Ripples in the Pond. Photo by Emily Reddington

Water Quality
Protecting Healthy Habitat
Healthy Habitat
Protecting Healthy Habitat
Pond Ecology

Photo by Anne Mazar

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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.Β 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

Bald Eagles

Bald Eagle Pair Visits EGP Bald eagles graced the skies ...
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Spring Cut 2020

EGP Spring Opening: March 2020 The photos on the left ...
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Data & Pond Health

Data Supports the Continued Health of Edgartown Great Pond EGP ...
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