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2020 Watershed Assistance Grants Available

Link to Website: https://www.des.nh.gov/organization/divisions/water/wmb/was/categories/grants.htm Section 319 Request for Pre-proposals NHDES’ Watershed Assistance Section has released the 2020 Watershed Assistance Grants’ Pre-proposal RFP to support local initiatives to restore impaired waters or protect high quality waters. Pre-proposals are due September 20, … Continue reading

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Water Connections: What Fresh Water Means to Us, What We Mean to Water

Thursday, June 13th, 2019, 6 p.m. Author Jim Rousmaniere visits Gibson’s Bookstore to present his new book, Water Connections: What Fresh Water Means to Us, What We Mean to Water, focusing on how bodies of water have been affected by … Continue reading

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2019 Pre-Application Invitation NH Clean Water State Revolving Fund Loan Program Wastewater State Aid Grant Program

NHDES is now accepting pre-applications for the 2019 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) for wastewater, stormwater and nonpoint source projects.  CWSRF funding is available for water pollution control, watershed protection and restoration, and estuary management projects that contribute to … Continue reading

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Soak Up the Rain New England Webinar Series:

Smart Cities and Parks: Resilient Environmental Design and Infrastructure in Chelsea, MA Wednesday, June 12th, 1-2:30 EST     To Register*   This webinar will showcase the planning, design, and implementation of green and resilient infrastructure practices in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Chelsea is a … Continue reading

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Aquatic Resource Mitigation 2019 Grant Announcement- $1,680,000 available in the Merrimack River Service Area

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) Aquatic Resource Mitigation (ARM) Fund is now accepting pre-proposals for a 2019 Grant Round for wetland and stream preservation and restoration projects in the Merrimack River Service Area. The ARM … Continue reading

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Gulf of Maine Council 2019 Awards 2nd Call for Nominations-Deadline: Friday, April 5, 2019

The Gulf of Maine Council is pleased to issue this second call for nominations for our 2019 awards program. With your help, we will celebrate and honor the accomplishments of volunteers, professionals, businesses, and organizations for their outstanding efforts to … Continue reading

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Webcast: Rolling Out “Community‐enabled Lifecycle Analysis of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs” (CLASIC) Tool

Thursday, 3/7/19 | 2 pm- 3:30 pm EST, 90 minutes http://event.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1229783&tp_key=b18346f8f0 Register Now!  The web-based “Community‐enabled Lifecycle Analysis of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs” (CLASIC) tool is intended to support stormwater infrastructure planning and decisions using lifecycle costs to compare green, hybrid … Continue reading

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Watershed Academy Webcast: Lessons Learned on Integrating Water Quality and Nature-based Approaches into Hazard Mitigation Plans

Lessons Learned on Integrating Water Quality and Nature-based Approaches into Hazard Mitigation Plans Thursday, March 14, 2019 Eastern: 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m. Central: 12:00p.m.-2:00p.m. Mountain: 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m. Pacific: 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m. A Watershed Academy Webcast The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation Assistance programs have … Continue reading

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The New Hampshire Water & Watershed Conference (NHWWC)

Registration is now open for the 2019 NH Water & Watershed Conference The New Hampshire Water & Watershed Conference (NHWWC)  March 15, 2019 at Plymouth State University The NHWWC is a key event for sharing water resource information. For 2019, the event … Continue reading

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Soak Up the Rain New England Webinar series is back!

Feb. 12th: Storm Hazard Mitigation through Designing with Nature.         To Register*   This webinar will explore the City of Northampton’s innovative approach to addressing storm hazards through Northampton Designs with Nature. Northampton, Massachusetts is home to 28,549 residents with a total … Continue reading

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