DURATION: October 2016 - February 2017
RIVERBANK LOCATION: In Constitution Park upstream of the Main Street Bridge and adjacent to the Dominion Pavilion and Love sculpture
RIVERBANK LENGTH: 500 feet
ESTIMATED MERCURY INPUT FROM ERODING BANKS: 12.8%
OUTCOME: Mercury levels in sediment immediately adjacent to the riverbank began to decline within a year after completion. A program is underway to control knotweed plants at this location. Additional native vegetation will be planted as the knotweed is brought under control.