Author Archives: Wendy Waskin

Deadline for EPA Environmental Education Grant Applications Extended

The EPA’s 2018 Environmental Education (EE) Local Grants Request for Proposals (RFP), originally issued in January, has been modified in order to expand the scope of the environmental issues that can be addressed. The changes to the RFP provide applicants … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications – County Road Brook Culvert Investigation, New London, NH

The Messer Pond Protective Association (MPPA) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from interested civil and environmental engineering to research possible ways to mitigate the nutrients and sediment passing through a culvert on County Road in New London, New Hampshire. … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications – Engineering and BMP Design Services – Messer Pond, New London

The Messer Pond Protective Association (MPPA) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications  from interested civil and environmental engineering firms for the design of small-scale stormwater treatment practices in New London, New Hampshire, specifically the design of buffers along County Road, in … Continue reading

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EPA Makes Up to $3 Million Available for Locally-focused Environmental Education Grants

EPA is making available up to $3 million in funding for locally-focused environmental education grants under the 2018 EE Local Grant Program.  EPA will award three to four grants in each of EPA’s ten Regions, for no less than $50,000 and … Continue reading

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Free EPA Watershed Academy Webinar

EPA’s Watershed Academy is pleased to sponsor the 94th free Webcast Seminar on Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST: “Using CAST to Develop Implementation Plans that Meet Loading Targets in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed” Speakers: Rich … Continue reading

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Requests for Qualifications Squam Lakes Watershed Plan – Phase I

Hello, The Squam Lakes Association (SLA) is developing a watershed management plan for the Squam Lakes. The “Squam Lakes Watershed Plan—Phase 1” will contain the required EPA nine elements (a-i).  The watershed is 42,000 largely forested acres in central New … Continue reading

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Conservation Moose Plate Grant Funds Available

The 2018 Conservation “Moose Plate” Grant application is now available at SCC.nh.gov. The NH State Conservation Grants are for projects that support and promote programs and partnerships that protect, restore, and enhance the state’s valuable natural resources.  

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Introduction to the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) Webinar

April 20th, 2017, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST The Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) is a public domain model jointly developed by USDA Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) and Texas A&M AgriLife Research, part of The Texas A&M University … Continue reading

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Model My Watershed – A Tool for Water Resource Management Webcast March 9th, 1:00 – 3:00 PM EST

https://www.epa.gov/watershedacademy/watershed-academy-webcast-seminars?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery EPA will be hosting a webcast on the new tool “Model My Watershed” on Thursday, March 9 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. “Model My Watershed” is a user friendly, online watershed modeling application that allows users to … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Clean Water: Residential Engagement for Ecosystem Impact

Free webinar, March 9th, 2017, Noon – 1:00 PM EST. https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4926101644227094529 Lake Champlain International (LCI) developed and introduced a water quality auditing and certification protocol for properties in the Lake Champlain watershed, called BLUE®.  LCI began a community-wide education initiative … Continue reading

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