Category Archives: General

Request for Qualifications – Engineering – Gunstock Brook Stream Restoration

The Belknap County Conservation District has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit engineering and construction management services for a stream bank restoration project on Gunstock Brook. Some important deadlines: January 23, 2018      Deadline for submittal of questions (2:00 p.m.) February 16, … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications – Engineering services – Newfound Lake

The Newfound Lake Region Association has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit professional assistance to design structural best management practices as part of the latest phase of implementation of their Watershed Plan. Some important deadlines: January 11, 2018      Deadline for submittal of questions January 29, … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications – Lake Winnipesaukee Association Watershed Planning Moultonborough Bay and Winter Harbor

The Lake Winnipesaukee Association has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit professional assistance for development of a Watershed Plan for Moultonborough Bay and Winter Harbor subwatersheds of Lake Winnipesaukee. Some important deadlines: January 10, 2018      5:00 PM  Deadline for submittal of questions January 31, … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications – Wolfeboro’s Wentworth/Crescent Lake project BMP design

The Town of Wolfeboro, NH has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit professional assistance to design best management practices as part of the latest phase of implementation of their Watershed Plan. Some important deadlines: January 26, 2018      4:00 PM  Deadline for submittal of questions February 2, 2018    3:00 … Continue reading

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Request for Qualifications for Planning and GIS Services – Newfound Lake

The Newfound Lake Region Association has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit professional assistance to facilitate completion of some non-structural best management practices as part of the latest phase of implementation of their Watershed Plan. Some important deadlines: January 4, 2018      Deadline for submittal of questions … Continue reading

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Spofford Lake Watershed Planning Partnership Underway

Check out The Keene Sentinel article highlighting federal grant to study Spofford Lake pollution at: http://www.sentinelsource.com/news/environment/federal-grant-provides-opportunity-to-study-spofford-lake-pollution/article_46f11767-e5d3-5aed-b1a2-1ad1597a741a.html This is a great example of a partnership including the Southwest Region Planning Commission, Spofford Lake Association, and the Town of Chesterfield working together to … Continue reading

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Ecological Design Series Aims to Create Sustainable N.H. Communities

Boscawen— Granite Staters who want to build strong and sustainable communities and protect our environment and natural resources are encouraged to attend UNH Cooperative Extension’s Community Training in Ecological Design series in January and February of 2018. The four-part series … Continue reading

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The Nature Conservancy Oyster Conservation Coordinator Position

Dear Colleagues: The New Hampshire Chapter of The Nature Conservancy is currently recruiting applicants for an Oyster Conservation Coordinator. See Position Description for more information. External applicants can apply on-line via www.nature.org/careers (Job ID# 45897) and internal candidates through PeopleSoft/Self-Service/Careers; … Continue reading

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Natural Resources Stewards Program Making an Impact for NH, Enrolling Now

UNH Cooperative Extension announces enrollment is now open for the Natural Resources Stewards Program that begins September 8th at NH Fish and Game in Concord. The 12 week program emphasizes experiential learning that includes tree and plant identification, forest communities, … Continue reading

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Is that milfoil or bladderwort? YIKES! Is that water chestnut I spy? Just think, that could be the last time you ever pose those questions…as long as you attend the FREE River Runners invasive species training workshop in Bow, NH on July 17th! I’ll be there and hope you will join me.

You are invited: River Runners™    invasive species training (free!) workshop July 17, 2017 | 7:00 – 8:30 PM Dear River and Watershed friends, Have you seen a new aquatic plant and aren’t sure what it is? Do you care … Continue reading

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