Municipalities Carry Most of Milfoil Funding Burden

Municipalities Carry Most of Milfoil Funding Burden

Considering that the State of New Hampshire owns and regulates the state’s water bodies but pays just 18% of the milfoil control cost, lake advocacy groups such as Ossipee Lake Alliance are urging the state to increase funding for its matching grant program. Alliance Executive Director Bob Reynolds says towns are becoming overburdened with invasive species control costs.