Category Archives: Announcements

New Process for LAC Review of Wetland Permits

New Wetland Dredge and Fill permitting rules, Env-Wt 100-900, are going into effect on December 15, 2019. These new rules change the way LACs and LRSs will review many types of wetland impact projects. A guidance document is posted below. … Continue reading

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Saco-Swift Rivers LAC Meeting, 11/4

SACO-SWIFT RIVERS LOCAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE NOVEMBER 4, 2019 3:00 – 5:00 PM ANNEX CONFERENCE ROOM USFS SACO RANGER DISTRICT 33 KANCAMAGUS HIGHWAY CONWAY, NEW HAMPSHIRE More information available here. All local advisory committee meetings are open to the public.

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Septic Smart Workshop – September 21st

Free Workshop Presented by the Mount Ascutney Local River Subcommittee of the Connecticut River Joint Commissions Septic Smart Workshop (Click on the flyer below for details)

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The Importance of Riparian Buffers

The Connecticut River Joint Commission has published a helpful factsheet entitled Living with the River: The Importance of Riparian Buffers for Your Land and Your Environment.

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Pemi River Cleanup- May 19th

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2019 Local River Management Advisory Committee Workshop

The New Hampshire Rivers Council and the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) jointly hosted a workshop for LAC members on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Information and materials presented at the Workshop are posted below. 2019 LAC Workshop Agenda … Continue reading

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2018 LAC Newsletter

The 2018 LAC Newsletter linked below is packed with odds and ends of information, tools, and updates useful to LAC members and the work that you do protecting and restoring New Hampshire’s designated rivers. LAC Newsletter 2018 Several of the … Continue reading

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Bass Island Park & Riverbank Clean Up – Volunteers Needed

September 8, 2018 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Free Lunch for Volunteers 12:00 – 1:00 PM Bass Island, located at the mouth of the Piscataquog River in Manchester on Second Street between West Hancock and Cleveland Street, is a great … Continue reading

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