The Hodgson Brook Restoration Project has developed several reports and plans that provide more information about the brook and restoration efforts. The following reports are available for review. (Note: Some reports are available in PDF format for download here; others may be obtained in hard copy by contacting the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, (603) 559-1507.
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Implementation Plan for Hodgson Brook Watershed Restoration: provides a framework and guide for implementing the activities found in the Watershed Restoration Plan for Hodgson Brook. The document includes a summary of the current condition of Hodgson Brook, the recommended management structure for plan implementation, the project planning and tracking system, partnership opportunities and a means of evaluating the success of the restoration program. 2005
Hodgson Brook Watershed Monitoring Plan: includes a strategy for environmental data collection in the Hodgson Brook watershed. The Plan addresses physical, chemical, and biological monitoring efforts. Data from these studies will be used to solve problems and address issues related to the health of the Brook and its watershed. 2004
Watershed Restoration Plan for Hodgson Brook: provides a framework for restoration efforts. The plan includes restoration goals and actions that can be taken to achieve the improved water quality and habitat. The plan presents solutions that can be implemented at the local level. 2004
Environmental Quality Characterization for Hodgson Brook: presents a comprehensive review of environmental data and information about Hodgson Brook and its watershed. The report describes the geographic area of the watershed, environmental quality, and human impacts. 2003
The State of North Mill Pond: describes the environmental health and status of Hodgson Brook’s receiving water— the North Mill Pond in Portsmouth. Historical accounts of the pond and recent environmental data are included. Maps of the area show features in the watershed. 1998
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