Category Archives: Stuff that Worked

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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Native trout in a Manchester stream? Get out! Get in…and sign up for the New Hampshire Rivers Council Annual Meeting and hear all about the McQuesten Brook Restoration Project on June 29th.

Four dam removals, one stream daylighting project, and one culvert upgrade in the same watershed within the same year to benefit native, eastern brook trout in Manchester and Bedford, NH? That’s right! Come hear the full success story on June … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – Eric Williams Well Wishers Wanted on May 13th

Greetings Colleagues, Family, Friends, and Fans of Eric Williams – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES) Watershed Assistance Section (WAS) cordially invites you to attend an open house for Eric Williams, DES-WAS Supervisor on Wednesday evening, May 13th … Continue reading

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Updated Rainfall Info Helps Make N.H. Development More Climate-Smart

By Kirsten Howard This story was originally published on the NH Coastal Adaptation Work Group blog. “After the storms of 2006 through 2008, there was talk in the industry that the storms are changing,” said Ridge Mauck, who works for … Continue reading

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2014 Lakes Congress Early Bird Registration Ends Soon!

Quick Facts: What: 2014 Lakes Congress – New Hampshire Lakes Association’s annual educational & networking event When: Friday, June 27, 2014 Where: Church Landing at Mills Falls, Meredith, NH For More Information: Click here. To Register: Click here. To Exhibit: … Continue reading

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Save the Date for the Biennial NH Watershed Managers’ Roundtable – Oct 9th!

To all past, present, and future Watershed Assistance (319) grant recipients and their partners and friends. NH DES Watershed Assistance Section and the Newfound Lake Region Association will be hosting this year’s NH Watershed Managers’ Roundtable on Oct 9th, 2014 at the picturesque … Continue reading

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UNH Cooperative Extension Brochure Advises How to Have – Green Grass & Clear Water!

We just added a few new resources to this post.  This is an awesome new resource!   Please check it out.  UNH Cooperative Extension and NH Sea Grant have a new information sheet Green Grass & Clear Water: Environmentally friendly lawn care recommendations for northern … Continue reading

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Register for the 2013 Lakes Congress – time is running out!

Learn about how you can help prevent the spread of Asian clams – one of the latest nuisance species that is threatening our waters – and find out if they have already snuck into your favorite lake or river… Join … Continue reading

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Road Salt Pollution Prevention Strategies: An EPA Stormwater Pollution Prevention Webinar

Check out the first presenters – from New Hampshire Date: Thursday, January 31, 2013 Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST Session Description: EPA’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Webinar Series will highlight efforts to reduce pollutants in stormwater through controlling pollutants … Continue reading

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Cobbetts Pond Improvement Association Installs Several Stormwater Management Practices!

The Cobbetts Pond Improvement Association (CPIA) recently completed installation of four raingardens, an infiltration swale, and two 1000 gallon infiltration catch basins in the Fossa Road Subwatershed on Cobbetts Pond. The BMPs are designed to reduce sediment and pollutant loading to Cobbetts Pond.  … Continue reading

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