Duxbury Bay - Natural resource shared by Duxbury, Kingston and Plymouth.


Bay in the Balance

Bay in the Balance, Prologue to Clipper Research Series on Bays Welfare, August 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part I-A Tale of Two Journeys, August 21, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part II - The Beach - A Geologic Marvel in Motion
Bay in the Balance, Part III - The Rescue - How the Beach Was Saved, September 4, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part IV - The Shorebirds - Pitfalls of a Pit Stop, September 11, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part V - Pollution Control - Love that Dirty Water, September 18, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part VI - The Real Dig - Duxbury Shellfishing, September 25, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part VII - Aquaculture - Return of the Oyster Farmers, October 2, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part VIII - Fish Tales - Lies, Lures & Legends, October 9, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part VIII - Fish Tales - Lies, Lures & Legends, October 9, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part IX - From the Mast - Setting Sail on the Bay , October 16, 2002
Bay in the Balance, Part X - Bay Buildout - The Next Wave, October 23, 2002


Boating

Better Come at High Tide October 1985

Duxbury Bay Management Commission

Voters Endorse Watchdog Group of Bay Activities, March 2005

General

Romance of Duxbury Bay May 13, 1982
Duxburys Double Daily Washup, Cleansing Bay, September 1989

Harbor

A Short History of the Dredging Project, August 1952
Bids for Harbor Dredging Lower than Expected, May 1996
Harbor dredging planned for August, May 1996
Harbor Dredging Project to Begin Mid-Summer, June 1996
Harbor Dredging on Schedule for August, July 1996
Long Awaited Harbor Dredging Project Under Way, August 1996
Harbor Dredging Project Begins, August 1996
Work Continues at Dredging Site, August 1996
Dredgeing on Track after Sand Problem, August 1996
Dredging Project Concludes after Two Weeks, October 1996
Harbor Dredging, October 1996
Harbor Dredging is History, October 1996

Habormaster

Day in the life of harbormaster, July 1999
Harbormaster busy in summer, August 2003
Harbormaster on patrol, August 2006
Executive Officer Jake Emerson, August 2006
Endangered Species Officer Michael Pfoor, August 2006
Lynn Man Drowns in Duxbury Bay, June 2007
Summer Seas in August 20, 2003

History

Are We Sinking Duxbury Bay, March 1996

Landings
1900 Report on Town Landings, May 1975
Duxburys Town Landings, May 1993
Push for more town landings, July 1999
Town Landings-Duxbury's Best Kept Secrets July 21, 1999
Town Landings-Conflict and Controversy August 4, 1999
Duxbury's town landings, August 2011.pdf
Duxbury's town landings Part 2, August 2011.pdf
Duxbury's town landings, part 3; Controversy and conflict, August 2011.pdf


Piers

New floats come to town pier, August 1997
Pier and Bay Study Committee Appointed, August 1998
Citizens Seek Moratorium on Pier Development along with Study Committee, February 2002
Residential Pier Issue is Vital to the Bays Future, February 2002
Cartoon, Pier Pressure, February 2002
Pier and Bay Studies Underway by PASS Committee, July 2002
New Zoning Bylaw Proposed Regarding Private Piers, February 2004
Article 17 would add new zoning regulations for pier construction, March 2004
Pier articles pass, March 2004
Pier Zoning Restrictions Approved by Town Voters, March 2004

Red Tide

Red Tide Moves on but Leaves Trail of Contaminated Shellfish in Wake, June 2005
Red Tide Still Afloat in Bay, June 2005
Shellfish Beds Closed, September 4, 2009






Available in Library:
Ten part series in the Duxbury Clipper, Bay in the Balance: An In-Depth Report on the Future of Duxbury Bay by Debora Babin Katz and David Cutler. Part I: A Tale of Two Journeys; Part II: The Beach - A Geologic Marvel in Motion; Part III: The Rescue - How the Beach was Saved; Part IV: The Shorebirds - Pitfalls of a Pit Stop; Part V: Pollution Patrol - Love That Dirty Water; Part VI: The Read Dig - Duxbury Shellfishing; Part VII: Aquaculture - Return of the Oyster Farmers; Part VIII: Fish Tales - Lies, Lures & Legends; Part IX: From the Mast - Setting Sail on the Bay; Part X: Bay Buildout - The Next Wave.