Category Archives: Watershed-based Plans

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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Request for Qualifications: Spofford Lake Watershed Planning

Request For Qualifications for Technical Services Spofford Lake Management Plan  Contact:                      Lisa Murphy, (603) 357-0557, lmurphy@swrpc.org Date of Issue:              May 19, 2017 Deadline:                     June 9, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (EST) PROJECT DESCRIPTION   The intent of this project is … Continue reading

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Short Course: Using Fluvial Geomorphology in Watershed Assessment and Stream Restoration

Field Geology Services is pleased to offer a fluvial geomorphology short course entitled “Using Fluvial Geomorphology in Watershed Assessment and Stream Restoration”.  The course will be held April 26-27, 2017 at Viles Arboretum in Augusta, ME (across from ME DEP … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Out on the Next Soak Up the Rain New England Webinar Series!

  Soak Up the Rain New England Webinar Series Wednesday, November 30th 1:00 to 2:30 EST         Register Here* Latest & Greatest EPA Tools for Implementing Green Infrastructure Join us for the forth webinar of our 2016 series: Presenters will provide … Continue reading

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Save the Date and Call for Abstracts for the 2017 Annual Nonpoint Source Conference in Northampton, MA. An opportunity for the New Hampshire NPS community to showcase the great work completed to date and the partnerships that power success!

Save the Date & Call for Abstracts! The 28th Annual Nonpoint Source Pollution Conference for the New England states and New York will be held on April 12-13, 2017 at the Hotel Northampton in Northampton, Massachusetts. This conference, which is … Continue reading

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The New Hampshire Rivers Council is bringing one of the largest environmental film festivals to the Red River Theatres in Concord on Friday, March 25, 2016!

This is the fifth year that the New Hampshire Rivers Council has hosted this event and will certainly mark the fifth year in a row that it sells out. Tickets are on sale now. Visit www.nhrivers.org/film-festival/ to purchase yours before … Continue reading

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Using Fluvial Geomorphology in Watershed Assessment and Stream Restoration: April 26 – 27th Short Course Offering. Come and get your bankfull on!!!

Field Geology Services is pleased to offer a fluvial geomorphology short course entitled Using Fluvial Geomorphology in Watershed Assessment and Stream Restoration. The course will be held April 26-27, 2016 and hosted by the New Hampshire Rivers Council at the … Continue reading

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Why Do Rivers Do That? —-The New Hampshire Rivers Council Annual Meeting and Evening Program on Thursday, July 30th beginning at 5:30 and 6:30 PM respectively – Don’t miss out on your chance to chat with others about sinuosity, meander belt widths, equilibrium, large wood, and all things fluvial!

So…why do rivers do that? With recent and historic flooding, landslides, and avulsions in our area, it seems that rivers do wild and inexplicable things—but are they really unpredictable? Can we prevent these catastrophes? Should we? Dr. John Field, an … Continue reading

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Get your septic together! U.S. EPA hosts webinar on the biological and microbial aspects of septic system pollution (June 30th)

Septic System Pollution Webinar On June 30 at 2 – 3 p.m. Eastern, U.S. EPA will hold a webinar on the biological and microbial aspects of septic system pollution. The first of two presentations will discuss a demonstration project on … Continue reading

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