Author Archives: Pat Tarpey

Cyanobacteria – Its threat to you and Winnipesaukee!

Cyanobacteria – Its threat to you and Winnipesaukee! Join the Lake Winnipesaukee Association on July 25th for an informative talk on the increasing occurrence of cyanobacteria blooms in our lakes and ponds.  The talk will be held in the Carriage … Continue reading

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Cyanobacteria and You

Blooms of potentially toxic cyanobacteria have been happening more frequently around the country and locally in NH.  Cyanobacteria (often referred to as blue-green algae) are a natural component of New Hampshire waterbodies, and are important organisms for the health and … Continue reading

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Landscaping by the Water’s Edge

The Lake Winnipesaukee Association (LWA) in partnership with the Moultonborough Conservation Commission are hosting a free program on landscaping practices that help protect and improve water quality on Tuesday, August 9th.  The program will be held from 6:30 – 8:00 … Continue reading

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Lake Waukewan & Winona Watershed Restoration Plan

A plan to address water quality impairments in Lake Waukewan and Lake Winona will be presented by the Lake Winnipesaukee Association and FB Environmental Associates on August 3, 2016 at 6:00pm, at the Meredith Community Center. The watershed of the … Continue reading

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Building Community Resilience

Join NH’s own Steve Whitman on August 13th, Weirs Community Center, Laconia, NH, 6:10 – 8:30 PM in this introductory session on Building Community Resilience though ecological design. Steve will share a framework that can be used to guide future land … Continue reading

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State of Milfoil in Winnipesaukee – 50 Yrs. Later!

Lake Winnipesaukee has the dubious distinction of being the lake in NH where milfoil was first discovered in 1965. 50 years later, the plant can be found in most areas of the lake. Communities have invested tremendous time and money … Continue reading

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Gravel Roads Ruts and Washouts

On July 11th, Madison resident and gravel road guru, Russ Lanoie, will give a workshop at the Balmoral Improvement Association’s Club House, Paradise Drive, Moultonborough on gravel road maintenance techniques that can improve performance and durability of gravel roads, reduce … Continue reading

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Kick off meeting to address water quality in Moultonborough Bay Inlet

On Monday, October 27, 2014, the Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association in partnership with FB Environmental Associates, and the Town of Moultonborough, will hold a kick-off meeting at the Moultonborough Public Library, 6pm., to present an overview of a project to … Continue reading

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Shoreland Protection – What you need to know.

On Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 6:00PM, the Town of Meredith is hosting “Shoreland Protection_ What You Need to Know at the Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, for homeowners, landscapers, and other contractors interested in vegetation management to preserve … Continue reading

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Moultonborough Bay Inlet Watershed Restoration Plan – Request for Qualifications

The Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association has been awarded funding from NHDES through a grant from Section 319 of the Clean Water Act, for development of a Watershed Restoration Plan for the Moultonborough Bay Inlet sub-watershed of Lake Winnipesaukee, NH. Moultonborough … Continue reading

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